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Ligand to Report Fourth Quarter Results on February 11th

January 29, 2014

SAN DIEGO --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: LGND) announced today plans to report fourth quarter 2013 financial results on February 11, 2014 . Ligandís 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 ) Webcast: 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. Ligandís 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. Follow Ligand on Twitter @Ligand_LGND. Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated John Higgins , President and CEO (858) 550-7500 or LHA Don Markley (310) 691-7100 Source: Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated

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