SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- XenoPort, Inc. (Nasdaq: XNPT) announced today that it will provide access via the World Wide Web to its presentation at the 2011 Wedbush Life Sciences: Management Access Conference. The live presentation will occur at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Time (10:00 a.m. Eastern Time) on Tuesday, August 16, 2011. A replay of the presentation will also be available.
To access the live presentation via the Web, please go to http://www.XenoPort.com. Please connect to the Web site at least 15 minutes prior to the live presentation to ensure adequate time for any software downloads that may be necessary to listen to the Webcast.
A replay of the Webcast can be accessed for a minimum of one month and will be available approximately 24 hours after the live presentation.
XenoPort, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing a portfolio of internally discovered product candidates that utilize the body's nutrient transport mechanisms to improve the therapeutic benefits of existing drugs. Horizant(TM) (gabapentin enacarbil) Extended-Release Tablets is XenoPort's first FDA-approved product. GlaxoSmithKline holds commercialization rights and certain development rights for gabapentin enacarbil in the United States. Gabapentin enacarbil is also being developed in partnership with Astellas Pharma Inc. for the potential treatment of restless legs syndrome in Japan. XenoPort's pipeline of product candidates includes potential treatments for patients with neuropathic pain, spasticity and Parkinson's disease.
To learn more about XenoPort, please visit the Web site at http://www.XenoPort.com.
XenoPort is a registered trademark of XenoPort, Inc.
Horizant is a trademark of GlaxoSmithKline.
SOURCE: XenoPort, Inc.
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