XTL Biopharmaceuticals to Present at the
25th Annual JPMorgan Healthcare Conference
NEW YORK, NEW YORK, January 4, 2007 - XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (NASDAQ:
XTLB; LSE: XTL; TASE: XTL) announced today that Ron Bentsur, the Company's
Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at the 25th Annual JPMorgan
Healthcare Conference. Mr. Bentsur's presentation will take place on Thursday,
January 11, 2007 at 1:00 pm Pacific Standard Time (4:00pm Eastern Standard
Time) at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco.
A live audio webcast of Mr. Bentsur's presentation will be available at
http://www.mapdigital.com/jpmorgan/healthcare07/. An archived version of the
webcast will be available following the conclusion of the live presentation.
ABOUT XTL BIOPHARMACEUTICALS LTD.
XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. ("XTL") is engaged in the acquisition, development
and commercialization of therapeutics for the treatment of infectious diseases,
with a focus on hepatitis C. XTL is developing XTL-2125 - a small molecule,
non-nucleoside inhibitor of the hepatitis C virus polymerase. XTL-2125 is
currently in a Phase 1 clinical trial in patients with chronic hepatitis C. XTL
is also developing XTL-6865 - a combination of two monoclonal antibodies
against the hepatitis C virus - presently in Phase 1 clinical trials in
patients with chronic hepatitis C. XTL's hepatitis C pipeline also includes
several families of pre-clinical hepatitis C small molecule inhibitors. XTL
also has an active in-licensing and acquisition program designed to identify
and acquire additional drug candidates. XTL is publicly traded on the NASDAQ,
London, and Tel-Aviv Stock Exchanges (NASDAQ: XTLB; LSE: XTL; TASE: XTL).
Ron Bentsur, Chief Executive Officer