VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation (Nasdaq:TKMR) (TSX:TKM), a leading developer of RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics, announced that it will hold a conference call and webcast on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 1:00 pm Pacific Time (4:00 pm Eastern Time) to provide a corporate update and report financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013. Conference Call and Webcast Information A live webcast of the call can be accessed through the Investor section of Tekmira's website at www.tekmirapharm.com . Or, alternatively, to access the conference call, please dial 914-495-8556 or 1-866-393-1607. An archived webcast will be available on the Tekmira website approximately two hours after the event. Alternatively, you may access a replay of the conference call by calling 404-537-3406 or 1-855-859-2056 and referencing conference ID 69658053. About Tekmira Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing novel RNAi therapeutics and providing its leading lipid nanoparticle delivery technology to pharmaceutical partners. Tekmira has been working in the field of nucleic acid delivery for over a decade and has broad intellectual property covering LNPs. Further information about Tekmira can be found at www.tekmirapharm.com . Tekmira is based in Vancouver, B.C.
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