SOURCE: Oryzon Genomics

Oryzon Genomics

March 15, 2017 08:00 ET

ORYZON to Present at the 11th Annual BIO-Europe Spring International Partnering Conference

BARCELONA, SPAIN and CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwired - March 15, 2017) - Oryzon Genomics (Madrid Stock Exchange: ORY) (ISIN Code: ES0167733015), a public clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company leveraging epigenetics to develop therapies in diseases with strong unmet medical need, announced today that Dr. Carlos Buesa, Oryzon's Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at the 11th Annual BIO-Europe Spring International Partnering Conference being held in Barcelona, Spain March 20-22, 2017 at the CCIB Convention Center in Barcelona, Spain.

Dr. Buesa's presentation will take place on Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 15:45 CET in room 118 on level 1 during the conference's CNS/Neurological Track.

If you wish to schedule a meeting with Oryzon's management, please contact our BD Officer Emili Torrell at etorrell@oryzon.com.

This year at the 11th Annual BIO-Europe Spring International Conference more than 2,400 senior executives from 1,400+ leading international biotech companies, pharmaceutical companies, investors and business development team members will gather together. BIO-Europe Spring will be held in a biotech Barcelona hub known for its entrepreneurship and innovative approaches to the challenges of research and development in the industry.

About Oryzon

Founded in 2000 in Barcelona, Spain, Oryzon (ISIN Code: ES0167733015) is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company considered as the European champion in Epigenetics. The company has one of the strongest portfolios in the field and a clinical asset already partnered with Roche. Oryzon's LSD1 program is currently covered by + 20 patent families and has rendered two compounds in clinical trials. In addition, Oryzon has ongoing programs for developing inhibitors against other epigenetic targets. The company has a strong technological platform for biomarker identification and performs biomarker and target validation for a variety of malignant and neurodegenerative diseases. Oryzon's strategy is to develop first in class compounds against novel epigenetic targets through Phase II clinical trials, at which point it is decided on a case-by-case basis to either keep the development in-house or to partner or outlicense the compound for late stage development and commercialization. The company has offices in Barcelona and Cambridge, Massachusetts. For more information, visit www.oryzon.com.

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