Axcan Pharma Inc.
TSX : AXP
NASDAQ : AXCA

Axcan Pharma Inc.

January 04, 2007 10:30 ET

Axcan Pharma to Present at the 25th Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco

MONT SAINT-HILAIRE, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 4, 2007) - Axcan Pharma Inc. (TSX:AXP)(NASDAQ:AXCA) ("Axcan" or the "Company") today announced that on Thursday, January 11, 2007, President and Chief Executive Officer, Frank Verwiel, M.D., will present an overview of the Company at the 25th Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference to be held in San Francisco, CA. This presentation will take place at 2:00 p.m. local time (5:00 p.m. Eastern time).

A webcast of Axcan's presentation will also be accessible via the Company's website at www.axcan.com.

Axcan is a leading multinational specialty pharmaceutical company focused on gastroenterology. The company develops and markets a broad line of prescription products to treat a range of gastrointestinal diseases and disorders such as inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, cholestatic liver diseases and complications related to pancreatic insufficiency. Axcan's products are marketed by its own specialized sales forces in North America and Europe. Its common shares are listed on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol "AXCA" and on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "AXP".

Contact Information

  • Axcan Pharma Inc.
    Isabelle Adjahi
    Director, Investor Relations
    450-467-2600 ext. 2000
    www.axcan.com