Flexion Therapeutics to Present at the 34th Annual Cowen Health Care Conference

BURLINGTON, Mass., Feb. 26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:FLXN) today announced that CEO Michael Clayman, M.D., will present an overview of the company at the 34th Annual Cowen Health Care Conference. Dr. Clayman's presentation is scheduled for March 3, 2014, at 4:50 p.m. Eastern Time. The Conference will take place March 3-5, 2014, at The Boston Marriott Copley Place.

To access the live webcast and subsequent archived recordings for the presentation, please visit the Flexion website at http://flexiontherapeutics.com/.

About Flexion Therapeutics

Flexion is a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel pain therapies. The company is currently advancing a portfolio of drug candidates that together have the potential to treat mild, moderate and severe forms of pain. The company's lead program, FX006, is an intra-articular sustained release steroid in development for patients with moderate to severe osteoarthritis pain. The company is developing two additional product candidates, FX007, a locally administered TrkA receptor antagonist for post-operative pain, and FX005, an intra-articular, sustained-release p38 MAP kinase inhibitor for end-stage osteoarthritis patients.

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