Nektar Therapeutics Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2012 Financial Results  
3/1/2013 7:44:22 AM

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nektar Therapeutics (Nasdaq: NKTR) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2012.

Cash, cash equivalents, and investments at December 31, 2012 were $302.2 million as compared to $414.9 million at December 31, 2011.

"As we enter 2013, Nektar is in an excellent position with five highly valuable late-stage programs across multiple therapeutic areas," said Howard W. Robin, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nektar.