BEDMINSTER, N.J. and DUBLIN, Ireland, Aug. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amarin Corporation plc (Nasdaq:AMRN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the commercialization and development of therapeutics to improve cardiovascular health, announced that John F. Thero, Amarin's President, is scheduled to present a general company update at the Canaccord Genuity 33rd Annual Growth Conference on Thursday, August 15, 2013, at 4:00 p.m. ET. A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available at: http://wsw.com/webcast/canaccord10/amrn/ About Amarin Amarin Corporation plc is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the commercialization and development of therapeutics to improve cardiovascular health. Amarin's product development program leverages its extensive experience in lipid science and the potential therapeutic benefits of polyunsaturated fatty acids. Vascepa ® (icosapent ethyl), Amarin's first FDA approved product, is a patented, ultra pure omega-3 fatty acid product comprising not less than 96% EPA and is available by prescription. For more information about Vascepa visit www.vascepa.com . For more information about Amarin visit www.amarincorp.com .
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