SOURCE: TalkPoint

June 07, 2007 09:37 ET

TalkPoint to Power the June 13th FDAAdvisoryCommittee.com Webcast of the Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee Hearing on Zimulti

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - June 7, 2007) - TalkPoint, leading provider of the Tools, Technology and Services for Interactive Internet Broadcasting, and FDAAdvisoryCommittee.com, the leading webcast and DVD source for FDA Advisory Committee Meetings, today announced that TalkPoint will be powering the Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee Meeting scheduled for June 13th.

The June 13th Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee Meeting is being held to discuss the efficacy and safety of new drug application (NDA) 21-888, proposed under the trade name Zimulti (Rimonabant) in 20 milligrams tablets from Sanofi-Aventis. This medication is being evaluated as an adjunct to diet and exercise for obesity management in patients with a body mass index equal to or greater than 30 kilograms (kg) per square meter, or a body mass index equal to or greater than 27 kg per square meter and accompanied by at least one cardiovascular risk factor. The Committee will continue discussions based upon updated information made available concerning the drugs' effectiveness, dosage and continued safety.

"TalkPoint is proud of our relationship with FDAAdvisoryCommittee.com," said Nick Balletta, CEO of TalkPoint. He continued, "We have been the underlying technology to FDAAdvisoryCommittee.com for a while now and we love that our technology helps provide an outlet for this important information. We understand the importance of the content and are happy that we can help interested parties view the material without having to make the trip to Maryland."

About FDAAdvisoryCommittee.com

Since 1991, FDAAdvisoryCommittee.com has been broadcasting FDA Committee Meetings. In addition to webcasts to your computer, they offer group viewing feeds, video conference bridges and DVDs of any current or past meeting. Their meeting library available on DVD is the most robust and complete collection available anywhere. The FDAAdvisoryCommittee.com products are available to anyone through their website.

For more information on FDAAdvisoryCommittee.com, go to www.FDAAC.com.

About TalkPoint

TalkPoint delivers the Tools, Technology, and Services for Interactive Internet Broadcasting. TalkPoint specializes in Web-based audio and video Webcasting solutions. TalkPoint's technology is built on our reliable internally developed system which provides you with the most robust and versatile Webcasting solution on the market. The resulting product is both industrial strength and user friendly. TalkPoint offers both self-service and full-service solutions.

For more information on TalkPoint, go to www.talkpoint.com.

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