Durata Therapeutics (NASDAQ: DRTX) today announced that data from two clinical trials of its lead product candidate, dalbavancin, will be presented in two posters during the IDWeek conference in San Diego from October 17-21, 2012. IDWeek is the first-ever combined meeting of four prestigious societies: the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA), the HIV Medicine Association (HIVMA), and the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS). Durata is presenting the data during the Novel Antimicrobial Agents session on Saturday, October 20, 12:30 – 2:00 p.m. PT in Halls F-H:
- A Study to Assess Skin Lesion Measurement Techniques Related to Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin Structure Infections (Dunne, et al). Abstract Number: 36757. Presenting author: Michael Dunne, MD
- The effect of lung surfactant on the in vitro activity of dalbavancin against Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pneumoniae (Dunne, et al). Abstract Number: 36184. Presenting authors: Michael Dunne, MD and Laura Koeth
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