CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 1, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:MNTA), a biotechnology company specializing in the characterization and engineering of complex drugs, today announced that Craig Wheeler, Chief Executive Officer, will deliver a corporate presentation on Monday, March 7 at 1:00 pm ET at the Cowen and Company 31 st Annual Health Care Conference in Boston, MA.

A live audio webcast of the question and answer session will be available on the "Investors" section of the Company's website located at www.momentapharma.com . A replay of the presentation will be posted on the Momenta website approximately one hour after the event and will be available through June 20, 2011.

About Momenta

Momenta Pharmaceuticals is a biotechnology company specializing in the detailed structural analysis of complex mixture drugs and is headquartered in Cambridge, MA. Momenta is applying its technology to the development of generic versions of complex drug products, as well as to the discovery and development of novel drugs.  

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