SOURCE: Flamel Technologies

Flamel Technologies

June 01, 2016 07:30 ET

Flamel Technologies to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences

LYON, FRANCE--(Marketwired - Jun 1, 2016) - Flamel Technologies (NASDAQ: FLML) today announced that management will present at two upcoming investor conferences:

  • Jefferies 2016 Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time in New York City

  • JMP Securities Life Sciences Conference on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time in New York City

Each presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed by visiting the Investor section of the Company's website at http://www.flamel.com/investors. A replay of the webcasts will be archived on Flamel's website following the events.

About Flamel Technologies:
Flamel Technologies SA (NASDAQ: FLML) is a specialty pharmaceutical company utilizing its core competencies in formulation development and drug delivery to develop safer and more efficacious pharmaceutical products, addressing unmet medical needs and/or reducing overall healthcare costs. Flamel currently markets two previously Unapproved Marketed Drugs ("UMDs") in the United States, Bloxiverz® (neostigmine methylsulfate injection) and Vazculep® (phenylephrine hydrochloride injection), and received approval for its third, Akovaz™ on April 29, 2016. The Company also develops products utilizing its proprietary drug delivery platforms, Micropump® (oral sustained release microparticles platform), along with its tangent technologies, LiquiTime® (a Micropump-derivative platform for liquid oral products) and Trigger Lock™ (a Micropump-derivative platform for abuse-resistant opioids). Additionally, the Company has developed a long acting injectable platform, Medusa™, a hydrogel depot technology, particularly suited to the development of subcutaneously administered formulations. Current applications of Flamel's drug delivery products include sodium oxybate (Micropump®), extended-release of liquid medicines such as ibuprofen and guaifenesin (LiquiTime®, through a license arrangement with Elan Pharma International Limited for the U.S. Over-the-Counter market) and a current study of the delivery of exenatide utilizing the Medusa™ technology. In February 2016, Flamel acquired FSC Pediatrics, a Charlotte, North Carolina-based company that markets three pediatric pharmaceutical products -- Cefaclor for oral suspension, indicated for infection, Karbinal™ ER, indicated for allergic rhinitis and AcipHex® Sprinkle™ (rabeprazole sodium) indicated for the treatment of gastroesophageal disease (GERD). FSC also received 510(k) clearance from the FDA in October 2014 for Flexichamber™, a collapsible holding chamber for used in the administration of aerosolized medication using pressurized Metered Dose Inhalers (pMDIs) for the treatment of asthma. The Company is headquartered in Lyon, France and has operations in Dublin, Ireland and in the USA in both St. Louis, Missouri and Charlotte, North Carolina. Additional information may be found at www.flamel.com.