NEW YORK, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lpath, Inc. (OTCBB: LPTN), the industry leader in lipidomics-based therapeutics, will present on RetailInvestorConferences.com on June 2, 2011 at 1:00 PM EDT.
Lpath's president and CEO, Scott Pancoast, will discuss the company's progress, including status updates on the PEDigree and Nexus clinical trials, where the company's ocular drug candidate, iSONEP™, is being investigated in human proof-of-concept studies.
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This will be a live, interactive online event where investors are invited to ask the company questions in real-time in the virtual "presentation hall." After the presentation investors are invited to ask questions and download shareholder materials from the company's "virtual booth." A replay of the event will be available for 90 days.Lpath entered into an agreement with Pfizer in late 2010 that provides Pfizer an exclusive option for a worldwide license to develop and commercialize iSONEP for ocular indications. Pfizer and Lpath are collaborating closely on the two iSONEP clinical trials. Pfizer also has a right of first refusal, which expires in late 2013, for Lpath's cancer drug candidate, ASONEP™. Lpath is planning to further investigate ASONEP in a Phase 2 trial involving renal cell carcinoma patients and perhaps in a second trial involving patients with prostate cancer or neuroblastoma. About Lpath San Diego-based Lpath, a therapeutic antibody company, is the category leader in lipidomics-based therapeutics, an emerging field of medicine that targets bioactive signaling lipids for treating a wide range of human disease. Lpath's ImmuneY2™ drug-discovery engine has the unique ability to generate therapeutic antibodies that bind to and inhibit bioactive lipids that contribute to disease. The company has developed three drug candidates, two of which -- iSONEP for wet AMD and ASONEP for cancer -- have completed Phase 1 clinical trials. Lpath entered into an agreement with Pfizer in 2010 that provides Pfizer an exclusive option for a worldwide license to develop and commercialize iSONEP. For more information, visit www.Lpath.com. About RetailInvestorConferences.com RetailInvestorConferences.com, created by BetterInvesting (NAIC) , PR Newswire and MUNCmedia, is the first monthly virtual investor conference series that provides an interactive forum for presenting companies to meet directly with retail investors using a graphically-enhanced online platform. Designed to replicate the look and feel of location-based investor conferences, Retail Investor Conferences unites PR Newswire's leading-edge online conferencing and investor communications capabilities with BetterInvesting's extensive retail investor audience network and MUNCmedia's sophisticated retail investor targeting.