Hyperion Therapeutics to Present at the Leerink Swann Rare Disease Day

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hyperion Therapeutics (Nasdaq:HPTX) announced today that the company is scheduled to present at the Leerink Swann Rare Disease Day on Wednesday, October 2 at 9:20 a.m. ET.

Donald J. Santel, chief executive officer will provide a company overview. To access the live webcast and subsequent archived recording, please visit Hyperion's website at http://investors.hyperiontx.com/events.cfm.

About Hyperion Therapeutics

Hyperion Therapeutics, Inc. is a commercial stage biopharmaceutical company committed to developing and delivering life-changing treatments for orphan diseases and hepatology. The company's first commercial product, RAVICTI® (glycerol phenylbutyrate) Oral Liquid, was approved in February 2013 and is currently being marketed in the United States. The company also owns and markets BUPHENYL® (sodium phenylbutyrate) Tablets and Powder worldwide. For more information, please visit www.hyperiontx.com.

CONTACT: Sylvia Wheeler, Investor Relations (650) 745-7834 sylvia.wheeler@hyperiontx.comSource:Hyperion Therapeutics, Inc.