SAN DIEGO, April 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Apricus Biosciences, Inc. ("Apricus Bio" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:APRI) ( www.apricusbio.com) announced today that Edward Cox, Vice President Corporate Development & Investor Relations, will present at the 2013 BIO International Convention on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 4:15 p.m. local time at McCormick Place, Chicago Bears Room, in Chicago, Illinois. Mr. Cox will present a company overview. About Apricus Biosciences, Inc. Apricus Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:APRI) is a pharmaceutical company that develops and markets innovative treatments that help large patient populations across numerous, large-market therapeutic classes including male and female sexual health. The Company has one approved product, Vitaros ®, for the treatment of erectile dysfunction, which will be marketed in Canada by Abbott Laboratories, and Femprox ®, a product candidate, for the treatment of female sexual arousal disorder, which successfully completed one approximately 400-patient Phase III study in China. For further information on Apricus Bio, visit http://www.apricusbio.com. You can also receive information at http://twitter.com/apricusbio.
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