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HK PHARMACEUTICALS PRESENTS AT 10TH ANNUAL BIOTECH INVESTING CONFERENCE

SAN DIEGO, November 8, 2002 HK Pharmaceuticals™, Inc. today announced that Dr. Hubert Köster, HK Pharmaceutical’s Chairman and CEO, will participate in a panel discussion entitled Hottest, Newest Technologies at IBF’s 10th Annual Biotech Investing Conference in San Francisco, November 13-14.

The conference is an industry gathering of venture capitalists, private equity investors, biotech companies, pharmaceutical companies, corporate investors and institutional investors. The agenda and more information about the conference can be found at www.ibfconferences.com.

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