EntreMed, Inc. To Present At The BioCentury Future Leaders In The Biotech Industry Conference

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EntreMed, Inc. a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases, announced today that James S. Burns, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a Company overview at the BioCentury Future Leaders in the Biotech Industry Conference, to be held at the Millennium Broadway Hotel and Conference Center in New York City on March 30, 2006. Mr. Burns' presentation is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. (local time).

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Mr. Burns commented, "We are honored to be among the 36 companies selected to present at the Future Leaders Conference, which highlights biotech companies with growing clinical pipelines. We made substantial progress in 2005, a pivotal year for shaping EntreMed's future in multi-mechanism drugs to treat cancer and inflammatory diseases. In 2006, we will have an attractive mid-stage clinical development program comprising two oncology product candidates in multiple Phase 2 clinical trials, a third oncology product candidate in Phase 1 trials, and a late preclinical rheumatoid arthritis candidate."

Mr. Burns' live presentation will be web cast and can be accessed through the Company's web site at http://www.entremed.com. An archive will be available on the web site for approximately 90 days.

About EntreMed

EntreMed, Inc. is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutic candidates primarily for the treatment of cancer and inflammation. Panzem(R) (2-methoxyestradiol or 2ME2), the Company's lead drug candidate, is currently in Phase 2 clinical trials for cancer, as well as in preclinical development for rheumatoid arthritis. MKC-1, recently acquired through the Company's acquisition of Miikana Therapeutics, is also in Phase 2 studies for cancer. EntreMed's goal is to develop and commercialize new compounds based on the Company's expertise in angiogenesis, cell cycle regulation and inflammation -- processes vital to the treatment of cancer and other diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis. Additional information about EntreMed is available on the Company's website at http://www.entremed.com and in various filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Forward Looking Statements

This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act with respect to the outlook for expectations for future financial or business performance, strategies, expectations and goals. Forward-looking statements are subject to numerous assumptions, risks and uncertainties, which change over time. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made, and no duty to update forward-looking statements is assumed. Actual results could differ materially from those currently anticipated due to a number of factors, including those set forth in Securities and Exchange Commission filings under "Risk Factors," including risks relating to: the need for additional capital and the uncertainty of additional funding; the integration of Miikana and its product candidates; the early stage of our products under development; that results in preclinical models are not necessarily indicative of clinical results; uncertainties relating to preclinical and clinical trials; success in the clinical development of any products; our dependence on third parties; and regulatory risks.

CONTACT: Ginny Dunn Associate Director Corporate Communications & Investor Relations EntreMed, Inc. 240-864-2643

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CONTACT: Ginny Dunn, Associate Director, Corporate Communications &Investor Relations, of EntreMed, Inc., +1-240-864-2643

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