SOURCE: Pieris Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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March 04, 2015 08:00 ET

Pieris to Present at Two Upcoming Conferences - BIO-Europe Spring 2015 & the 27th Annual ROTH Conference

FREISING, GERMANY--(Marketwired - March 04, 2015) -  Pieris Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC PINK: PIRS), a biotechnology company advancing its proprietary Anticalin® biotherapeutic technologies, announced today that its management will present at the BIO-Europe Spring 2015 Conference to be held at the Paris Expo - Porte de Versailles in Paris, France on Tuesday, March 10 at 5:00 PM (CET) and at the 27th Annual ROTH Conference to be held at the Ritz Carlton in Dana Point, California on Wednesday, March 11th at 8:00 AM (PT).

At BIO-Europe Spring, Eckhard Niemeier, Vice President Business Development, will present an update on the Company's inhaled IL4Ra antagonist Anticalin program for respiratory diseases. At ROTH, Stephen Yoder, President and CEO, will provide a corporate overview. A live and archived webcast of the ROTH presentation will be available on the Company's website, http://www.pieris.com.

About Pieris
Pieris is a clinical-stage biotechnology company advancing its proprietary Anticalin® technology to create differentiated drugs that have the potential to be safer and more effective than conventional approaches. Anticalins show promise in addressing high-unmet medical needs and expanding the potential of targeted therapeutics. The company currently has a diverse proprietary pipeline and has ongoing R&D collaborations with Daiichi Sankyo, the Sanofi Group, Zydus Cadila, Stelis Biopharma and Allergan. For more information visit www.pieris.com.

Anticalin®, Anticalins® are registered trademarks of Pieris.

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