Durata Therapeutics to Present at the 2013 Needham Healthcare Conference

Durata Therapeutics to Present at the 2013 Needham Healthcare Conference

CHICAGO, April 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Durata Therapeutics (Nasdaq:DRTX)
announced today that Paul R. Edick, CEO, will be presenting at the Needham
12th Annual Healthcare Conference. The formal presentation is scheduled for
8:40 AM EDT on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at The Westin New York Grand Central
Hotel, with a Q & A session immediately following the presentation.

About Durata Therapeutics

Durata Therapeutics is a pharmaceutical company focused on the development and
commercialization of novel therapeutics for patients with infectious diseases
and acute illnesses. Durata has completed two global Phase 3 clinical trials
with its lead product candidate, dalbavancin, under investigation for the
treatment of patients with acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections
caused by susceptible gram-positive bacteria.

Forward-looking statements

Any statements in this press release about Durata's future expectations, plans
and prospects constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of The
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, as amended. Actual results
may differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements.
Durata anticipates that subsequent events and developments will cause its
views to change. However, while Durata may elect to update these
forward-looking statements at some point in the future, Durata specifically
disclaims any obligation to do so.

CONTACT: Allison Wey
         Durata Therapeutics, Inc.
         Vice President, Investor Relations and Public Affairs
         (312) 219-7017
         awey@duratatherapeutics.com

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