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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the
Shareholder Meeting to Be Held on June 10, 2011
|ACADIA PHARMACEUTICALS INC.|| |
Meeting Type: Annual Meeting
For holders as of: April 12, 2011
Date: June 10, 2011 Time: 8:00 AM PDT
Location: Cooley LLP
4401 Eastgate Mall
San Diego, CA 92121
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The Board of Directors recommends that you vote FOR the following:
|1.||Election of Directors|
|01||Michael Borer 02 Mary Ann Gray 03 Lester Kaplan|
The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following proposal(s):
|2||To ratify the selection of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011.|
|3||To approve an amendment to our Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation to increase the number of authorized shares of common stock from 75,000,000 to 150,000,000.|
NOTE: Such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment thereof.