Seattle Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq:SGEN) announced today that it will report its second quarter 2013 financial results on Wednesday, July 31, 2013, after the close of financial markets. Following the announcement, company management will host a conference call and webcast discussion of the results and provide a general corporate update. Access to the event can be obtained as follows:
LIVE access on Wednesday, July 31, 20131:30 p.m. Pacific Time / 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time
- Telephone 877-941-9205 (domestic) or 480-629-9771 (international); conference ID 4630720
- Webcast available at http://www.seattlegenetics.com/ in the Investors and News section
- Telephone replay will be available beginning at approximately 3:30 p.m. PT on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 through 5:00 p.m. PT on Friday, August 2, 2013 by calling 800-406-7325 (domestic) or 303-590-3030 (international); conference ID 4630720
- Webcast replay will be available on the Seattle Genetics website at http://www.seattlegenetics.com/ in the Investors and News section
About Seattle GeneticsSeattle Genetics is a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of monoclonal antibody-based therapies for the treatment of cancer. The company’s lead program, ADCETRIS ® (brentuximab vedotin), received accelerated approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in August 2011 and approval with conditions from Health Canada in February 2013 for two indications. In addition, under a collaboration with Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company, ADCETRIS received conditional approval from the European Commission in October 2012. Seattle Genetics also has five other clinical-stage ADC programs: SGN-75, ASG-5ME, ASG-22ME, SGN-CD19A and SGN-CD33A. Seattle Genetics has collaborations for its ADC technology with a number of leading biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, including AbbVie, Agensys (an affiliate of Astellas), Bayer, Celldex, Daiichi Sankyo, Genentech, GlaxoSmithKline, Millennium, Pfizer and Progenics, as well as ADC co-development agreements with Agensys and Genmab. More information can be found at www.seattlegenetics.com.