Athersys To Present At BioCentury NewsMakers In The Biotech Industry Conference
CLEVELAND, Oct. 21, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Athersys, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATHX) announced today that Gil Van Bokkelen Ph.D., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the BioCentury NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference to be held on Friday, October 22, 2010 at 2:30 PM Eastern Time at the Millennium Broadway Hotel and Conference Center in New York City.
Investors may listen to a live audio web cast of Athersys' presentation by accessing the following link: http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/confLobby.zhtml?ticker=ATHX&item_id=3458045. A web cast replay of the presentation can be accessed via the Company's web site at www.athersys.com, under the "Investors / Events & Presentations" section.
About AthersysAthersys is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of therapeutic product candidates designed to extend and enhance the quality of human life. The Company is developing MultiStem ®, a patented, adult-derived "off-the-shelf" stem cell product platform for multiple disease indications, including damage caused by myocardial infarction, bone marrow transplantation and oncology treatment support, ischemic stroke, and inflammatory bowel disease. The Company is also developing a portfolio of other therapeutic programs, including orally active pharmaceutical product candidates for the treatment of metabolic and central nervous system disorders, utilizing proprietary technologies, including Random Activation of Gene Expression (RAGE ®). Athersys has forged several key strategic alliances and collaborations with leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, as well as world-renowned research institutions in the United States and Europe to further develop its platform and products. More information is available at www.athersys.com. The Athersys, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=4548
CONTACT: Athersys, Inc. William (B.J.) Lehmann, J.D., President and COO (216) 431-9900 firstname.lastname@example.org In-Site Communications Investor Relations: Lisa M. Wilson (917) 543-9932 email@example.com Pure Communications, Inc. Media Relations: Dan Budwick 973-271-6085 firstname.lastname@example.org
Select the service that is right for you!COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.
- $2.5+ million portfolio
- Large-cap and dividend focus
- Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
- Weekly roundups
Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.
- Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
- Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
- A custom stock screener
- Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.
- Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
- Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
- Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.
- Real Money + Doug Kass + 15 more Wall Street Pros
- Intraday commentary & news
- Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.
- 100+ monthly options trading ideas
- Actionable options commentary & news
- Real-time trading community
- Options TV