SAN FRANCISCO, June 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FibroGen, Inc. (Nasdaq:FGEN), a research-based biopharmaceutical company, today announced that management will present a company overview at the Goldman Sachs 36th Annual Global Healthcare Conference on June 10, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. PT.
A live audio webcast will be available on the Investors section on the company's website, www.fibrogen.com. A replay of the webcast will be available on the FibroGen website for approximately 90 days.
FibroGen is a research-based biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of novel therapeutics to treat serious unmet medical needs. We have capitalized on our extensive experience in fibrosis and hypoxia-inducible factor (HIF) biology to generate multiple programs targeting various therapeutic areas. Our most advanced product candidate, roxadustat, or FG-4592, is an oral small molecule inhibitor of HIF prolyl hydroxylases (HIF-PHs), in Phase 3 clinical development for the treatment of anemia in chronic kidney disease (CKD). Our second product candidate, FG-3019, is a monoclonal antibody in Phase 2 clinical development for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), pancreatic cancer and liver fibrosis.
CONTACT: Greg Mann FibroGen, Inc. 415-978-1433 firstname.lastname@example.org