Puma Biotechnology to Present at Leerink Swann Global Healthcare Conference

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Puma Biotechnology, Inc., a development stage biopharmaceutical company, announced that Alan H. Auerbach, Chief Executive Officer, President and Founder of Puma, will present an overview of the Company at 3:30 p.m. EST, Thursday, February 16, at the Leerink Swann 2012 Global Healthcare Conference. The conference will be held at The Waldorf Astoria in New York.

A live webcast will be available on the Company’s website at www.pumabiotechnology.com. The presentation will be archived on the website and available for 30 days.

About Puma Biotechnology

Puma Biotechnology, Inc. is a development stage biopharmaceutical company that acquires and develops innovative products for the treatment of various forms of cancer. The Company focuses on in-licensing drug candidates that are undergoing or have already completed initial clinical testing for the treatment of cancer and then seeks to further develop those drug candidates for commercial use. The Company is initially focused on the development of PB-272 (oral neratinib), a potent irreversible tyrosine kinase inhibitor, for the treatment of patients with HER2 positive metastatic breast cancer.

Further information about Puma Biotechnology can be found at www.pumabiotechnology.com.

Forward-Looking Statements:

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties that could cause the Company's actual results to differ materially from the anticipated results and expectations expressed in these forward-looking statements. These statements are based on current expectations, forecasts and assumptions, and actual outcomes and results could differ materially from these statements due to a number of factors, which include, but are not limited to, the risk factors disclosed in the periodic reports filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission from time to time. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof. The Company assumes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements, except as required by law.



CONTACT:

Puma Biotechnology, Inc.
Alan H. Auerbach or Mariann Ohanesian
+1-424-248-6500
[email protected]
[email protected]
or
Russo Partners
Andreas Marathovouniotis or David Schull
+1-212-845-4235
[email protected]
[email protected]

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  California  New York

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Health  Biotechnology  Oncology  Pharmaceutical  Professional Services  Finance  Research  Science

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