MannKind Corporation (MNKD)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 7, 2012 9:00 am ET
Matthew J. Pfeffer – Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Vice President
Hakan S. Edstrom – President, Chief Operating Officer and Director
Alfred E. Mann – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Seamus Fernandez – Leerink Swann LLC
Matthew J. Lowe – JPMorgan Securities LLC
Keith A. Markey – Griffin Securities, Inc.
Tazeen Ahmad – Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc.
Tom J. Russo – Robert W. Baird & Co.
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for standing by. Welcome to the MannKind Corporation’s Second Quarter 2012 Conference Call. My name is John and I'll be your operator for today’s call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, instructions will be given for the question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this call is being recorded today August 7, 2012.
Joining us today from MannKind are Chairman and CEO, Alfred Mann; President and COO, Hakan Edstrom; and Chief Financial Officer, Matthew Pfeffer.
I’d now like to turn the call over to Matthew Pfeffer, Chief Financial Officer of MannKind Corporation. Please go ahead.
Matthew J. Pfeffer
Good morning and thank you for participating in today’s call. I will summarize our financial results for the second quarter of 2012 as reported earlier today, Hakan will then discuss our current operations and Al will conclude with an overview, before we open up the call to your questions.