ZymoGenetics to Host Conference Call and Webcast on August 3, 2010 to Discuss Second Quarter 2010 Financial Results

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZymoGenetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZGEN) announced today that it will report second quarter financial results on Tuesday, August 3, 2010 after market close. Following the announcement, members of the company’s senior management will discuss the results and provide a corporate update.

Conference Call and Webcast Information

ZymoGenetics Second Quarter 2010 Financial Results Conference Call will be held on August 3, 2010 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time and may be accessed at www.zymogenetics.com or by dialing (877) 407-0778 (International: 201-689-8565). Participants should dial in to the call approximately 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time to register. A live audio webcast and slide presentation can be accessed by going to: www.zymogenetics.com. The webcast will be archived for 60 days.

For replay, please visit www.zymogenetics.com or use the following information:

  • U.S. callers: (877) 660-6853
  • International callers: (201) 612-7415

Replay passcode account #: 286

Conference ID #: 353663

About ZymoGenetics

ZymoGenetics is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of therapeutic proteins for the treatment of human diseases. The company has developed and is marketing RECOTHROM® Thrombin, topical (Recombinant) in the United States. ZymoGenetics has two product candidates in Phase 2 clinical development: PEG-Interferon lambda, being studied in collaboration with Bristol Myers Squibb for treatment of hepatitis C virus infection, and IL-21, being tested as a potential treatment for metastatic melanoma. In addition, ZymoGenetics has an anti-IL-31 monoclonal antibody in preclinical development, which it expects to test initially as a treatment for atopic dermatitis. Several of the product candidates previously identified through ZymoGenetics’ discovery research efforts have been licensed to and are being developed by third parties, including Merck Serono and Novo Nordisk. ZymoGenetics is eligible to receive milestone payments and royalties related to these assets. For further information, visit www.zymogenetics.com.



CONTACT:

ZymoGenetics, Inc.
Media and Investor Relations
Susan W. Specht, 206-442-6592

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  Washington

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Health  Biotechnology  Pharmaceutical

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