TORONTO, July 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Transition Therapeutics Inc. ("Transition" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: TTHI,TSX: TTH) announced today that Dr. Tony Cruz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Transition will be presenting at the 8th Annual JMP Securities Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, July 9th, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time at the St. Regis Hotel in New York City.
Transition is a biopharmaceutical company, developing novel therapeutics for disease indications with large markets. The Company's lead CNS drug candidate is ELND005 for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease and bipolar disorder. Transition's lead metabolic drug candidate is TT-401 for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and accompanying obesity. The Company's shares are listed on the NASDAQ under the symbol "TTHI" and the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "TTH". For additional information about the Company, please visit www.transitiontherapeutics.com.
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