Apricus Biosciences to Present at the 15th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Apricus Biosciences, Inc. ("Apricus Bio" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:APRI) (www.apricusbio.com) announced today that Steve Martin, Interim Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the 15th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference, being held at The Waldorf Astoria in New York City. Mr. Martin's presentation will take place on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

The presentation will be webcast and accessible to the public online at http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/bio/ceoinvestor2013/05208163.cfm or via the Company's website at http://www.apricusbio.com. A replay will be available for 90 days after the presentation.

About Apricus Biosciences, Inc.

Apricus Biosciences, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company that develops and markets innovative treatments that help large patient populations across numerous, large-market therapeutic classes including male and female sexual health. The Company has one approved product, Vitaros®, for the treatment of erectile dysfunction, which will be marketed in Canada by Abbott Laboratories and Femprox®, a product candidate, for the treatment of female sexual arousal disorder, which successfully completed one 400-patient Phase III study in China.

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CONTACT: Apricus Bio Investor Relations: David Pitts Argot Partners 212-600-1902 david@argotpartners.com

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