SOURCE: Barrier Therapeutics, Inc.

July 25, 2005 17:45 ET

Barrier Therapeutics to Release Second Quarter Financial Results on August 2, 2005

Company to Host Conference Call at 8:30 a.m. ET on August 3, 2005

PRINCETON, NJ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 25, 2005 -- Barrier Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: BTRX), a pharmaceutical company developing and commercializing products in the field of dermatology, is scheduled to release financial results for the second quarter of 2005, on Tuesday, August 2, 2005 at approximately 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The Company will sponsor a conference call on Wednesday, August 3, 2005 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to provide a company update and discuss the financial results for the quarter. Interested investors can listen to the call live over the Internet in the investor relations section of the Company's website located at www.barriertherapeutics.com or by dialing 1-800-821-1449 (U.S.) or 1-973-409-9261 (International).

What:

Barrier Therapeutics, Inc. Second Quarter 2005 Corporate Update and Financial Results Conference Call

When:

Wednesday, August 3, 2005, 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time

Where:

The investor relations section of the Company's website located at www.barriertherapeutics.com.

How:

Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above, or dial 1-800-821-1449 (U.S.) or 1-973-1-973-409-9261 (International)

Barrier Therapeutics, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of pharmaceutical products in the field of dermatology. The Company currently markets Solagé® (mequinol 2%, tretinoin 0.01%) Topical Solution in the U.S. and Canada for the treatment of solar lentigines, a common condition also known as "age spots," and recently obtained the Canadian distribution rights for Vaniqa® (eflornithine hydrochloride) Cream 13.9% for slowing the growth of unwanted facial hair in women. Barrier has eight product candidates in various stages of clinical development. The four most advanced product candidates include one for the treatment of diaper dermatitis complicated by candidiasis, which is under FDA review, and three products, which are in or entering Phase 3 clinical trials for the treatment of seborrheic dermatitis, onychomycosis, and congenital ichthyosis. Barrier has product candidates in earlier stages of clinical development for the treatment of acne, psoriasis and fungal infections. The Company is headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey, and has wholly owned subsidiaries in Geel, Belgium, and Ontario, Canada. Website: http://www.barriertherapeutics.com.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Barrier Therapeutics, Inc.
    Anne M. VanLent
    609-945-1202

    Noonan Russo
    Emily Poe
    212-845-4266