SHENYANG, China, July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- 3SBio Inc. (NASDAQ: SSRX) ("3SBio"), a leading China-based biotechnology company focused on researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing biopharmaceutical products, today announced that it will release its unaudited second quarter 2012 results on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 8:00am China Standard Time. Following the earnings announcement, 3SBio's senior management will host a conference call on Wednesday, August 15, 20128:00pm China Standard Time ( 8:00am US Eastern or 5:00am US Pacific) to discuss its unaudited second quarter 2012 results and recent business activity. The conference call may be accessed using the dial-in numbers below: Conference ID: 99264748 Local dial-in:China landline: 800-819-0121 China mobile: 400-620-8038 Hong Kong : 852-2475-0994 United States: 718-354-1231 International toll-free dial-in:Hong Kong: 800930346United States: 1-866-519-4004United Kingdom: 080-8234-6646 International toll dial-in: 65 6723 9381 Replay- Conference ID: 99264748A telephone replay will be available two hours after the call until August 22, 2012 at:International: 61-2-8235-5000 United States: 1-866-214-5335 WebcastA live webcast of the conference will be available on the investor relations section of 3SBio's website at www.3sbio.com and at http://www.media-server.com/m/p/q3dh6cij. A replay of the webcast will be available within one hour after the conclusion of the call. About 3SBio Inc. 3SBio is a leading, fully integrated, profitable biotechnology company focused on researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing biopharmaceutical products primarily in China. Its focus is on addressing large markets with significant unmet medical needs in nephrology, oncology, supportive cancer care, inflammation and infectious diseases. With headquarters and GMP-certified manufacturing facilities in Shenyang, PRC, 3SBio employs over 800 people. Shares trade in the form of American Depositary Shares (ADSs) on the NASDAQ stock market under the ticker symbol "SSRX". Please see www.3SBio.com for more information. Investor ContactsBo TanChief Financial Officer3SBio Inc.Tel: + 86 24 2581-1820 ir@3SBio.comTom FolinsbeeDirector of Investor Relations3SBio Inc. Tel: + 852 8191-6991 ir@3SBio.com SOURCE 3SBio Inc.
Shares of 3SBio (Nasdaq:SSRX) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $14.57 as of 3:30 p.m. ET, 21.4% above Thursday's closing price of $12. Volume is at 204,335, 3.1 times the daily average of 66,000.