Aeterna Zentaris to Present at Upcoming Canaccord Genuity 30th Annual Growth Conference 2010 on August 12

QUÉBEC CITY, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS, TSX: AEZ), ("the Company") a late-stage drug development company specialized in oncology and endocrinology, today announced that its Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Paul Blake, MD, will present a corporate overview at the upcoming Canaccord Genuity 30th Annual Growth Conference on Thursday, August 12, 2010, at 3:00 p.m. ET, in the Montreal Room of the InterContinental Boston, in Boston.

A live webcast of the presentation will be available on Aeterna Zentaris' website at www.aezsinc.com in the Investors section. A replay will also be available for a period of 30 days on the Company's website.

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Aeterna Zentaris Inc. is a late-stage drug development company specialized in oncology and endocrinology. News releases and additional information are available at www.aezsinc.com.

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