MethylGene to Present at the Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference  
6/14/2012 9:53:07 AM

Montreal, Canada. June 14, 2012 – MethylGene Inc. (TSX:MYG) today announced that Mr. Charles Grubsztajn, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present an overview of the Company at the Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference which will be held at the Toronto Board of Trade on Thursday, June 21, 2012. Mr. Grubsztajn will be presenting at 9:30 a.m.

About the Conference

The Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference brings together U.S., Canadian and European investors who are interested in the latest developments in the Canadian healthcare sector. Attendees will have an opportunity to obtain corporate updates from the premier Canadian public and private companies through presentations and break-out Q&A sessions.

About MethylGene

MethylGene Inc. (TSX:MYG) is a small molecule drug development company that is advancing two novel therapeutics for cancer and infectious disease in human clinical trials. The Company’s lead product candidates are: MGCD290, an oral antifungal agent targeting the fungal Hos2 enzyme that is currently in Phase II trials for vulvovaginal candidiasis, and MGCD265, an oral Met/VEGF receptor kinase inhibitor that is in Phase I/II clinical trials for solid tumor cancers. MethylGene owns all rights to its lead product candidates, and has partnerships with Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., Taiho Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., and EnVivo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for its other pipeline programs.

Investor Relations Contact:

Joseph Walewicz, CFA

Vice President, Business & Corporate Development

MethylGene Inc.

Phone: 514-337-3333 ext. 373

Thomas Fechtner

Vice President

The Trout Group LLC

Phone: 646-378-2931