LONDON, October 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amarin Corporation plc today announced that it is to participate in Sachs Bloomberg's 5th Annual Biotech in Europe Investor Forum. A presentation will be made by Darren Cunningham, Executive Vice President Strategic Development on October 4, 2005 at 12.10 p.m. at Swissotel, Am Marktplatz, Oerlikon, Zurich, Switzerland.
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Amarin Corporation plc is a neuroscience company focused on the development and commercialization of novel drugs for the treatment of central nervous system disorders. Miraxion, Amarin's lead development compound, is in phase III development for Huntington's disease and in phase II development for depressive disorders.
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