LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inotek Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ:ITEK), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of therapies for ocular diseases, today announced that David P. Southwell, President and Chief Executive Officer of Inotek, will participate in an ophthalmology panel at the 18th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference. The panel will take place in New York City at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel on Monday, February 8, 2016 at 9:30 am EST.
The panel, titled “Advances in Ophthalmology: Therapies for Saving Sight,” will be moderated by Tony Gibney, Managing Director at Leerink Partners.
About Inotek Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Inotek Pharmaceuticals is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of therapies for glaucoma and other eye diseases. The Company's lead product candidate, trabodenoson, is a first-in-class selective adenosine mimetic currently in Phase 3 development. Trabodenoson was developed in Inotek's laboratories and designed to restore the eye's natural pressure control mechanism. Additionally, the Company is evaluating the potential for selective adenosine mimetics to address optic neuropathies and other degenerative retinal diseases. For more information, please visit www.inotekpharma.com.
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