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BioMarin to Host First Quarter 2009 Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast on Thursday, April 30 at 5:00 p.m. ET (23:00 CET)
Apr 9, 2009
PRNewswire-FirstCall
NOVATO, Calif.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. today announced that Jean-Jacques Bienaime, Chief Executive Officer of BioMarin, will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, April 30, at 5:00 p.m. ET (23:00 CET) to discuss first quarter 2009 financial results.

  U.S. / Canada Dial-in Number:  866.383.7998
  International Dial-in Number:  617.597.5329
  Participant Code: 63957862
  Replay Dial-in Number: 888.286.8010
  Replay International Dial-in Number: 617.801.6888
  Replay Code: 48152268

Interested parties may access a live audio webcast of the conference call via the investor section of the BioMarin website, www.BMRN.com. A replay of the call will be archived on the site for one week following the call.

About BioMarin

BioMarin develops and commercializes innovative biopharmaceuticals for serious diseases and medical conditions. The company's product portfolio comprises three approved products and multiple clinical and preclinical product candidates. Approved products include Naglazyme(R) (galsulfase) for mucopolysaccharidosis VI (MPS VI), a product wholly developed and commercialized by BioMarin; Aldurazyme(R) (laronidase) for mucopolysaccharidosis I (MPS I), a product which BioMarin developed through a 50/50 joint venture with Genzyme Corporation; and Kuvan(R) (sapropterin dihydrochloride) Tablets, a product for the treatment of phenylketonuria (PKU), developed in partnership with Merck Serono, a division of Merck KGaA of Darmstadt, Germany. Other product candidates include PEG-PAL (PEGylated recombinant phenylalanine ammonia lyase), which is currently in Phase 1 clinical development for the treatment of PKU. For additional information, please visit www.BMRN.com. Information on BioMarin's website is not incorporated by reference into this press release.

BioMarin(R), Naglazyme(R) and Kuvan(R) are registered trademarks of BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.

  Aldurazyme(R) is a registered trademark of BioMarin/Genzyme LLC.


  Contacts:

  Investors                                 Media
  Eugenia Shen                              Susan Berg
  BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.              BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.
  (415) 506-6570                            (415) 506-6594

First Call Analyst:
FCMN Contact: eshen@bmrn.com

SOURCE: BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.

CONTACT: Investors, Eugenia Shen, +1-415-506-6570, or Media, Susan Berg,
+1-415-506-6594, both of BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.


BioMarin

Diseases

Lysosomal Storage Disorders (MPS I, MPS IVA, MPS VI, CLN2 disease) PKU

Products

Palynziq®
Brineura®
Vimizim®
Kuvan®
Naglazyme®
Aldurazyme®

Patient/Physician Support Contact Information

BioMarin RareConnections
Tel: 866.906.6100
Fax: 888.863.3361
E-mail: support@biomarin-rareconnections.com

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