March 5, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: BSTC), a biopharmaceutical company developing first in class collagenase-based products marketed as XIAFLEX
in the U.S., announced today that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast at
4:30 p.m. EDT
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
to report its fourth quarter and full year 2012 financial results and provide a corporate update.
In order to participate in the conference call, please dial 1-800-860-2442 (domestic) or 1-412-858-4600 (international). The live webcast can be accessed under "Calendar of Events" in the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at
or you may use the link:
A replay of the call will be available one hour after the end of the conference on
March 12, 2013
9:00 a.m. EDT
March 27, 2013
. To access the replay, please dial 1-877-344-7529 (domestic) or 1-412-317-0088 (international) and reference the access code 10025434. The archived webcast will be available for 90 days in the Investor Relations section of BioSpecifics' website at
About BioSpecifics Technologies Corp.
BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. is a biopharmaceutical company that has developed injectable collagenase for twelve clinical indications. Injectable collagenase is currently marketed as XIAFLEX
in the U.S. for the treatment of adult Dupuytren's contracture patients with a palpable cord by Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Auxilium) and is approved for Dupuytren's contracture in the European Union,
. XIAFLEX is also in clinical development for the treatment of several additional promising indications. A supplemental Biologics License Application is currently under standard review at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for XIAFLEX for the potential treatment of Peyronie's disease. Auxilium is also testing XIAFLEX for frozen shoulder syndrome (adhesive capsulitis) and cellulite in Phase IIa and Phase Ib clinical trials, respectively. BioSpecifics is currently managing the clinical development of XIAFLEX for the treatment of human lipoma and canine lipoma, which are both in Phase II clinical trials. Auxilium is currently partnered with Asahi Kasei Pharma Corporation for the development and commercialization of injectable collagenase for Dupuytren's contracture and Peyronie's disease in
and with Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. for these same indications in
. Pfizer Inc. has marketing rights to XIAPEX
(the EU trade name for XIAFLEX) for Dupuytren's contracture in 46 countries in Eurasia through
, 2013. For more information, please visit
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