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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the
Shareholder Meeting to Be Held on June 05, 2012
AEGERION PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Meeting Type: Annual Meeting
For holders as of: April 09, 2012
Date: June 05, 2012 Time: 9:00 AM EDT
Location: One Main Street
East Arcade Conference Center
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142
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|The Board of Directors recommends that you|
vote FOR the following:
Election of Directors
|01||Sandford D. Smith||02||Paul G. Thomas|
The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following proposal(s):
To ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.s independent registered
public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012
|NOTE:||Such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment thereof.|
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