SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:FPRX), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing innovative immuno-oncology protein therapeutics, today announced that Lewis T. "Rusty" Williams, M.D., Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the LEERINK Partners Roundtable Series: Rare Disease & Immuno-Oncology on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 9 AM Eastern Standard Time.
The live webcast will be accessible at http://investor.fiveprime.com/events.cfm or directly at http://wsw.com/webcast/leerink29/fprx. Five Prime will maintain an archived replay of the webcast on its website for 30 days after the conference.
About Five Prime
Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. discovers and develops innovative therapeutics to improve the lives of patients with serious diseases. Five Prime's comprehensive discovery platform, which encompasses virtually every medically relevant extracellular protein, positions it to explore pathways in cancer, inflammation and their intersection in immuno-oncology, an area with significant therapeutic potential and a growing focus of the company's R&D activities. Five Prime has entered into strategic collaborations with leading global pharmaceutical companies and has promising product candidates in clinical and late preclinical development. For more information, please visit www.fiveprime.com.