Pain Therapeutics Invited To Present At Cowen Health Care Conference In Boston

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pain Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:PTIE) today announced that Remi Barbier, Chairman, President & CEO, will present at Cowen and Company's 34 th Annual Health Care Conference on Monday, March 3 at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time at the Copley Place Hotel.

Those interested in listening to the presentation live via the internet may do so by visiting the Company's website at www.paintrials.com. A replay of the presentation will be available on the website for approximately two weeks following the presentation.

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: Peter S. Roddy         Vice President and Chief Financial Officer         Pain Therapeutics, Inc.         proddy@paintrials.com         (512) 501-2450                  Barbara Ryan         FTI Consulting         Barbara.ryan@fticonsulting.com         (212) 850-5679