Axcan Pharma Inc: Invitation To A Conference Call

Saint-Hilaire (ots-PRNewswire) - Dr. Francois Martin, Senior Vice-President, Scientific Affairs, Axcan Pharma Inc., invites you to take part in a conference call to discuss new developments related to the Company's recently acquired Photofrin(R) therapy for the treatment of cancer and cancer related diseases such as Barrett's oesophagus.

Dr. Martin will be accompanied by Dr. Patrick Colin, Axcan's Vice-President, Clinical Research, and by Mr. Patrick McLean, Vice-President and General Manager, Canada and Europe, who will also be available to answer your questions.

Tuesday, September 5, 2000, at 11:00 A.M.

Please dial the following toll-free number:
+1 416 695 5801 (call collect)

It will be possible for you to follow the conference call on the Internet using the following address : http://www.axcan.com.

You will also be able to listen to the presentations made during the conference call for a period of 90 days following the call.

An instant replay will also be available at +1 416 695 5800, access code: 551281

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Contact:

Julie Raymond NATIONAL Public Relations Telephone : +1 514 843 2369 Fax: +1 514 843 8303

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