Dendreon's CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Dendreon Corporation (DNDN)

Q2 2012 Earnings Conference Call

July 30, 2012, 16:30 p.m. ET

Executives

Nicole Soley - IR

John Johnson - Chairman and CEO

Joe DePinto - EVP, Global Commercial Operations

Greg Schiffman - EVP and CFO

Mark Frohlich - EVP, Research and Development and CMO

Analysts

Mark Schoenebaum - ISI Group

Karen Jay - J.P. Morgan

Rachel McMinn - Bank of America/Merrill Lynch

Salveen Richter - Canaccord Genuity Securities

Eric Schmidt - Cowen and Company

Lee Kalowski - Credit Suisse

David Miller - Biotech Stock Research

Presentation

Operator

Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Second Quarter 2012 Dendreon Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session and instructions on how to participate will be given at that time. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, today’s conference is being recorded.

Now, I’d like to turn the conference over to your host, Nicole Soley.

Nicole Soley

Thank you, and good afternoon, everyone. We’re pleased that you could join us today for our second quarter conference call. With me are John Johnson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Joe DePinto, Executive Vice President of Global Commercial Operations; Greg Schiffman, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; and Mark Frohlich, Executive Vice President of Research and Development and Chief Medical Officer.

Before we begin, I’d like to remind you that during this call, we will be making forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ from the results discussed in the forward-looking statements. Reference to these risks and uncertainties is made in today’s press release and they are disclosed in detail in our periodic and current event filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

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