Durata Therapeutics to Present Two Dalbavancin Posters at the 23rd Annual ECCMID Meeting

Durata Therapeutics to Present Two Dalbavancin Posters at the 23rd Annual
ECCMID Meeting

CHICAGO, April 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Durata Therapeutics, Inc.
(Nasdaq:DRTX) today announced that data from two clinical trials of the
company's lead product candidate, dalbavancin, will be presented in two
posters at the 23^rd Annual European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and
Infectious Diseases (ECCMID), which takes place in Berlin, Germany from April
27-30, 2013.

The following posters will be presented:

Saturday, April 27, 2013
15:30 - 16:30
Title:A study to evaluate the safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of
multiple weekly doses of intravenous dalbavancin in healthy subjects
Authors: M. Dunne, C. Sprenger, S. Moriarty (Branford, US)
Poster #: P910

Sunday, April 28, 2013
13:30 - 14:30
Title:Dalbavancin activity in the USA: reported from the SENTRY Programme
Authors: R.N. Jones, R.K. Flamm, H.S. Sader, B.P. Goldstein, M. Dunne (North
Liberty, Morristown, US)
Poster #: P1646

Copies of these posters will be available on Durata's website following the
ECCMID Meeting:www.duratatherapeutics.com. 

About Dalbavancin

Dalbavancin is an intravenous antibiotic product candidate under investigation
for once-weekly dosing, which we believe may facilitate the treatment of
patients with ABSSSI in both the in-patient and out-patient settings,
potentially reducing the length of a patient's hospital stay or avoiding
hospital admission altogether, with an impact on the overall cost of care for
these patients.

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,

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CONTACT: Investor Relations and Public Affairs Contact
         Allison Wey
         Durata Therapeutics
         Vice President, Investor Relations and Public Affairs
         (312) 219-7017
         Media Relations Contact
         Jed Weiner
         White Oak Communications, Inc.
         (847) 392-4186

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