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Ligand to Report Fourth Quarter Results on February 11th

SAN DIEGO-- Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: LGND) announced today plans to report fourth quarter 2013 financial results on February 11, 2014. Ligand’s President and CEO, John Higgins, Executive Vice President and COO, Matt Foehr and Vice President of Finance and CFO, John Sharp will host the conference call.

Fourth Quarter Earnings Call

What:     Ligand Pharmaceuticals conference call to discuss financial results and provide general business updates.
When: Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Time: 6:00 a.m. Pacific time (9:00 a.m. Eastern time)

Conference call and replay accessible at

Conference Call: (877) 407-4019, passcode: Ligand
(201) 689-8337 outside the U.S.
Replay: (877) 660-6853, passcode: 13575484
(201) 612-7415 outside the U.S.

About Ligand Pharmaceuticals

Ligand is a biopharmaceutical company that develops and acquires assets it believes will generate royalty revenues and, under its lean corporate cost structure, produce sustainable profitability. Ligand has a diverse asset portfolio addressing the unmet medical needs of patients for a broad spectrum of diseases including thrombocytopenia, multiple myeloma, diabetes, hepatitis, muscle wasting, dyslipidemia, anemia and osteoporosis. Ligand’s Captisol platform technology is a patent-protected, chemically modified cyclodextrin with a structure designed to optimize the solubility and stability of drugs. Ligand has established multiple alliances with the world's leading pharmaceutical companies including GlaxoSmithKline, Onyx Pharmaceuticals (a subsidiary or Amgen Inc.), Merck, Pfizer, Baxter International, Lundbeck Inc., Eli Lilly & Co. and Spectrum Pharmaceuticals. Please visit for more information on Captisol and for more information on Ligand.

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Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
John Higgins, President and CEO
(858) 550-7500
Don Markley
(310) 691-7100

Source: Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated