Hemispherx Biopharma Announces FDA Confirms Advisory Committee Meeting on December 20, 2012

Published: Oct 22, 2012

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 22, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc. (NYSE MKT:HEB) (the "Company" or "Hemispherx") today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") has scheduled for December 20, 2012 a meeting of the Arthritis Advisory Committee ("AAC") to discuss the Ampligen® New Drug Application for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome ("CFS") which is currently under review by the FDA. As previously announced, the Prescription Drug User Fee Act ("PDUFA") review goal for the FDA to complete its review is February 2, 2013.

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