SOURCE: AtheroNova Inc.

AtheroNova Inc.

August 24, 2011 10:30 ET

AtheroNova to Present at Rodman & Renshaw 13th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York City

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 24, 2011) - AtheroNova Inc. (OTCBB: AHRO) ("AtheroNova"), a biotech company focused on the research and development of compounds to regress atherosclerotic plaque, will be a presenting company at the Rodman & Renshaw 13th Annual Healthcare and Global Investment Conference to be held in New York City from September 11-13, 2011 at the Waldorf-Astoria. Thomas W. Gardner, CEO of AtheroNova, will present at 3:15pm ET on September 13.

Mr. Gardner will discuss exciting near term milestones for AHRO-001, the Company's lead compound for the regression of atherosclerotic plaque, as well as the company's pipeline and development plans.

In addition to the presentation, Mr. Gardner will be available to meet with analysts, industry executives and investors in one-on-one meetings. Those interested in meeting with Mr. Gardner for a one-on-one discussion during the Conference are encouraged to contact the Company directly at info@atheronova.com.

About AtheroNova

AtheroNova Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiary, AtheroNova Operations, Inc., is an early stage biotech company focused on discovery, research, development and licensing of novel compounds to reduce or regress atherosclerotic plaque deposits. The Company's focus on compounds to reduce or eliminate atherosclerotic plaque deposits addresses the most lucrative segments of the multi-billion dollar prescription drug market: cardiovascular disease and stroke prevention.

Forward-Looking Statements

Except for historical information contained herein, the statements in this release are forward-looking and made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are inherently unreliable and actual results may differ materially. Examples of forward looking statements in this news release include statements regarding the Company's pipeline, milestones and the development of applications for AtheroNova's technology. Factors which could cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements include such factors as significant fluctuations in expenses associated with clinical trials, failure to secure additional financing, the inability to complete regulatory filings with the Food and Drug Administration, the introduction of competing products, or management's ability to attract and maintain qualified personnel necessary for the development and commercialization of its planned products, and other information that may be detailed from time to time in AtheroNova's filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. AtheroNova undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Contact Information

  • Company Contact:

    Thomas Gardner
    Chief Executive Officer
    (949) 476-1100

    Mark Selawski
    Chief Financial Officer
    (949) 476-1100

    Investor Contact:

    Leon Hamerling
    Investor Media Group
    (877) 725-2500