SAN DIEGO, Nov. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Orexigen® Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX) today announced that management will present a company overview at the 25th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference in New York. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, December 3rd at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. To listen to the live webcast or a replay of the presentation, please visit the Investor Relations section of the Company's Web site at www.orexigen.com. A replay will be available for 14 days after the event.
About Orexigen® Therapeutics
Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity. The Company's lead product candidate is Contrave, which the Company is evaluating in the Light Study, a cardiovascular outcomes trial being conducted under a Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) with the FDA. Based on successful results of the Light Study, the Company plans to resubmit the Contrave NDA to the FDA with potential approval by June 2014.The Company's other product candidate, Empatic, has completed Phase 2 clinical trials. Further information about the Company can be found at www.orexigen.com. Orexigen Contact:
Media Contact: McDavid Stilwell
Denise PowellVP, Corporate Communications and Business Development
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