AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pain Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:PTIE) today announced that Remi Barbier, Chairman, President & CEO, will present at the Piper Jaffray 25 th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York. The Company will present Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:50 p.m. Eastern Time at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City.

About Pain Therapeutics, Inc.

Pain Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that develops novel drugs. The FDA has not approved any of our drug candidates for commercial sale.  For more information, please visit www.paintrials.com.
CONTACT: For More Information Contact:                  Peter S. Roddy         Vice President and Chief Financial Officer         Pain Therapeutics, Inc.         proddy@paintrials.com         (512) 501-2450