Pain Therapeutics Invited to Present at Cowen Health Care Conference in Boston

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pain Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:PTIE) today announced that Remi Barbier, Chairman, President & CEO, will present at Cowen and Company's 34th Annual Health Care Conference on Monday, March 3 at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time at the Copley Place Hotel.

Those interested in listening to the presentation live via the internet may do so by visiting the Company's website at A replay of the presentation will be available on the website for approximately two weeks following the presentation.

About Pain Therapeutics, Inc.

Pain Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that develops novel drugs. The FDA has not approved any of our drug candidates for commercial sale. For more information, please visit

CONTACT: Peter S. Roddy Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Pain Therapeutics, Inc. (512) 501-2450 Barbara Ryan FTI Consulting (212) 850-5679Source:Pain Therapeutics, Inc.