Delcath Systems Announces Second Quarter Progress Report Conference Call

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NEW YORK, July 26, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --

Delcath Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: DCTH) announced today that it will host a conference call to discuss its second quarter results and recent corporate developments on Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 4:30pm, ET. Eamonn Hobbs, President and Chief Executive Officer, and David McDonald, Chief Financial Officer, will host the call. The dial-in number for the conference call is 888-561-1799 for domestic participants and 480-629-9869 for international participants.

Individual investors are encouraged to submit their questions to management by 12:00 p.m. on the day of the call to tjohnson@delcath.com. Management will respond to as many questions as time permits following prepared remarks.

To access the live webcast of the meeting, go to Delcath's website at http://www.delcath.com/. A taped replay of the conference call will also be available beginning approximately one hour after the meeting's conclusion and will be available for seven days. This replay can be accessed by dialing 800-406-7325 for domestic callers and 303-590-3030 for international callers, both using passcode 4338101#. An archived webcast will also be available at http://www.delcath.com/.

About Delcath Systems

Delcath Systems, Inc. is a development stage, specialty pharmaceutical and medical device company focused on oncology. Delcath's proprietary system for chemosaturation is designed to administer high dose chemotherapy and other therapeutic agents to diseased organs or regions of the body, while controlling the systemic exposure of those agents. The Company's initial focus is on the treatment of primary and metastatic liver cancers. Delcath recently concluded a Phase III metastatic melanoma study, and the Company is currently conducting a multi-arm Phase II trial to treat other liver cancers. The Company has not yet received FDA or any foreign regulatory approval for commercial sale of its system. For more information, please visit the Company's website at http://www.delcath.com/.

The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a safe harbor for forward-looking statements made by the Company or on its behalf. This news release contains forward-looking statements, which are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that can cause actual results to differ materially from those described. Factors that may cause such differences include, but are not limited to, uncertainties relating to the acceptability of the Phase III clinical trial data by the FDA, our ability to successfully complete an FDA new drug application, acceptance of the new drug application by the FDA, approval by the FDA or other regulatory authorities of the current or future drug delivery system for the treatment of metastatic melanoma, our ability to successfully complete other clinical trials and secure regulatory approval of our current or future drug-delivery system for the treatment of other liver cancers and other organs, the potential of chemosaturation therapy via PHP as a treatment for patients with terminal metastatic disease in the liver, actions by the FDA or other regulatory agencies and uncertainties regarding our ability to obtain financial and other resources for any research, development and commercialization activities. These factors, and others, are discussed from time to time in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. You should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date they are made. We undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date they are made.

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