WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Radius Health, Inc. (Nasdaq:RDUS), a science-driven biopharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative therapeutics in the areas of osteoporosis, oncology and endocrine diseases, today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer, Robert E. Ward, will present at the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Monday, January 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. PST at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco, California.
The Company's presentation will be webcast live on the Company's website at www.radiuspharm.com, and a replay will be available there following the presentation. The Company will also post a copy of the presentation materials on its website, www.radiuspharm.com.
Radius is a science-driven biopharmaceutical company that is committed to developing innovative therapeutics in the areas of osteoporosis, oncology and endocrine diseases. Radius' lead product candidate, the investigational drug abaloparatide for subcutaneous injection, has completed Phase 3 development for potential use in the reduction of fracture risk in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis. Radius' Marketing Authorisation Application (MAA) for abaloparatide-SC for the treatment of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis is under regulatory review in Europe and a New Drug Application (NDA) has been accepted for filing by the FDA with a PDUFA date of March 30, 2017. The Radius clinical pipeline also includes an investigational abaloparatide transdermal patch for potential use in osteoporosis and the investigational drug RAD1901 for potential use in hormone-driven and/or hormone-resistant breast cancer, and vasomotor symptoms in postmenopausal women. Radius' preclinical pipeline includes RAD140, a non-steroidal, selective androgen receptor modulator (SARM) under investigation for potential use in cancer. For more information, please visit www.radiuspharm.com
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