LANGHORNE, Pa., March 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alliqua, Inc. (Nasdaq:ALQA) ("Alliqua" or "the Company") announces that David Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 26th Annual ROTH Conference at The Ritz-Carlton in Laguna Niguel, CA. Mr. Johnson is scheduled to present on Monday, March 10 at 2:00 pm PT (5:00 pm ET) in Track 6, Salon 6.
Mr. Johnson will provide an overview of the company, its wound care product portfolio, recent business developments and growth strategy.
Investors may listen to a live webcast via the following link: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/roth28/alqa/
The recorded webcast will also be available on the Alliqua website for 90 days.
About Alliqua, Inc.
Alliqua is a provider of advanced wound care solutions. Through its extensive sales and distribution network, together with its proprietary products, Alliqua provides a suite of technological solutions to enhance the wound care practitioner's ability to deal with the challenges of healing both chronic and acute wounds.
In addition, Alliqua has both custom manufacturing and transdermal drug delivery capabilities. Alliqua can provide a custom manufacturing solution to partners in the medical device and cosmetics industry, utilizing its proprietary hydrogel technology. Alliqua is also actively developing opportunities to use this same hydrogel technology as a transdermal drug delivery vehicle.
Alliqua currently markets its line of hydrogel products for wound care under the SilverSeal® and Hydress brands, as well as the sorbion sachet S and sorbion sana wound care products. It also has the right to develop and market the advanced wound care products Biovance® and Extracellular Matrix (ECM), as part of its agreement with Celgene Cellular Therapeutics. Alliqua's electron beam production process, located at its 16,000 square foot GMP manufacturing facility in Langhorne, PA, allows Alliqua to develop and custom manufacture a wide variety of hydrogels. Alliqua's hydrogels can be customized for various transdermal applications to address market opportunities in the treatment of wounds as well as the delivery of numerous drugs or other agents for pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries. Additionally, Alliqua's drug delivery platform, in combination with certain active pharmaceutical ingredients, can provide pharmaceutical companies with a transdermal technology to enhance patient compliance and potentially extend the patent life of valuable drug franchises.
Any statements contained in this press release regarding our ongoing research and development and the results attained by us to-date have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
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