ADVISORY, Aug. 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:GBT), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics for the treatment of grievous blood-based disorders with significant unmet needs, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate its recent initial public offering (IPO).
In honor of the occasion, Dr. Ted W. Love, Chief Executive Officer, will ring the Opening Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, August 14, 2015 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:GBT) Media Contact:
Vida Strategic Partners
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Global Blood Therapeutics (Nasdaq:GBT):
Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (GBT) is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics to treat grievous blood-based disorders with significant unmet need. GBT is developing its initial product candidate, GBT440, as an oral, once-daily prophylactic therapy for sickle cell disease (SCD) and is currently evaluating GBT440 in both healthy subjects and SCD patients in a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind Phase 1/2 clinical trial. In addition to GBT440 for the treatment of SCD, GBT is engaged in research and development activities targeted toward hypoxemic pulmonary disorders, including idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), and hereditary angioedema (HAE). To learn more, please visit: www.globalbloodtx.com.
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