Kura Oncology to Participate in Two Upcoming Investor Conferences

LA JOLLA, Calif., Nov. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kura Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ:KURA), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced that Troy Wilson, Ph.D., J.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present an overview of the company at two upcoming investor conferences.

  • Credit Suisse 25th Annual Healthcare Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, November 8, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. MST (2:30 p.m. PST)
  • Stifel 2016 Healthcare Conference, New York, November 15, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. EST (5:00 a.m. PST)

A live audio webcast and replay of each presentation will be available in the Investors section of Kura Oncology's website at www.kuraoncology.com

About Kura Oncology
Kura Oncology is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to realizing the promise of precision medicines for the treatment of cancer.  The company’s pipeline consists of small molecules that target cancer signaling pathways where there is a strong scientific and clinical rationale to improve outcomes by identifying those patients most likely to benefit from treatment.  Kura Oncology’s lead drug candidate is tipifarnib, a farnesyl transferase inhibitor, which is currently being studied in multiple Phase 2 clinical trials. The preclinical pipeline includes KO-947, an ERK inhibitor, and a menin-MLL program. For additional information about Kura Oncology, please visit the company’s website at www.kuraoncology.com.


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