Celldex Therapeutics Announces Upcoming Presentation at the Leerink Swann Rare Disease Roundtable

PHILLIPSBURG, N.J., Sept. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:CLDX) announced today that Anthony Marucci, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Tibor Keler, PhD, Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, will present at the Leerink Swann Rare Disease Roundtable on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 3:20 p.m. ET at the Le Parker Meridien in New York City.

A live webcast of the presentation will be available online on the "Events & Presentations" page of the "Investors & Media" section of the Celldex website. A replay of the presentation will be available for 30 days following the event.

About Celldex Therapeutics, Inc.

Celldex is developing targeted therapeutics to address devastating diseases for which available treatments are inadequate. Our pipeline is built from a proprietary portfolio of antibodies and immunomodulators used alone and in strategic combinations to create novel, disease-specific therapies that induce, enhance or suppress the body's immune response. Visit www.celldextherapeutics.com.

CONTACT: Sarah Cavanaugh Vice President of Investor Relations & Corp Communications Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (781) 433-3161 scavanaugh@celldextherapeutics.comSource:Celldex Therapeutics, Inc.