BEDMINSTER, N.J., and DUBLIN, Ireland, Feb. 7, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amarin Corporation plc (Nasdaq:AMRN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the commercialization and development of therapeutics to improve cardiovascular health, announced that John F. Thero, Amarin's President, is scheduled to present a general company update at the Leerink Swann Global Healthcare Conference 2013 on Wednesday, February 13, 2013, at 4:00 p.m. ET. This conference will be held at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available at:
Amarin Corporation plc is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the commercialization and development of therapeutics to improve cardiovascular health. Amarin's product development program leverages its extensive experience in lipid science and the potential therapeutic benefits of polyunsaturated fatty acids. Vascepa® (icosapent ethyl), Amarin's first FDA approved product, is a patented, ultra pure omega-3 fatty acid product comprising not less than 96% EPA. For more information about Vascepa visit www.vascepa.com. For more information about Amarin visit www.amarincorp.com.
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CONTACT: Stephen D. Schultz Senior Director, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications Amarin Corporation In U.S.: +1 (908) 719-1315 firstname.lastname@example.org