CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:AEGR), an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel therapeutics to treat debilitating and often fatal rare diseases, announced today that the company will participate in the 31 st Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco. Marc Beer, CEO of Aegerion, is scheduled to present on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 2:00 pm PT (5:00 pm ET).
About Aegerion PharmaceuticalsAegerion Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative, life-altering therapies for patients with debilitating, often fatal, rare diseases. For more information about the company, please visit www.aegerion.com . The Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=16441
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