Dimension Therapeutics to Participate in Canaccord Genuity 2016 Rare Disease Biopharma Day and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey 2016 Orphan Drug Day

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dimension Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMTX), a leading gene therapy company advancing novel, liver-directed treatments for diverse rare diseases, today announced that Dimension’s Chief Executive Officer Annalisa Jenkins, MBBS, MRCP, and members of the company’s management team will participate in Canaccord Genuity’s 2016 Rare Disease, Biopharma One-on-One Day. The conference is scheduled for Tuesday, February 2, 2016, taking place at the Omni Berkshire Place in New York, NY. Dr. Jenkins and members of the company’s management team also will participate in SunTrust Robinson Humphrey’s 2016 Orphan Drug Day, scheduled for Tuesday, February 23, 2016, and taking place at the JW Marriott Essex House in New York, NY.

About Dimension Therapeutics, Inc.

Dimension Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMTX) is a leading gene therapy company focused on discovering and developing new therapeutic products for people living with devastating rare diseases associated with the liver and based on the most advanced, mammalian adeno-associated virus (AAV) delivery technology. The company is rapidly progressing its clinical-stage development pipeline, including programs addressing unmet needs for patients suffering from OTC deficiency and GSDIa, a collaboration with Bayer in hemophilia A, and a wholly owned clinical program in hemophilia B. The company targets diseases with readily identifiable patient populations, highly predictive preclinical models, and well-described, and often clinically validated, biomarkers. Founded in 2013, Dimension maintains headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Contacts Burns McClellan, on behalf of Dimension Therapeutics, Inc. Justin Jackson, 212-213-0006, ext. 327 jjackson@burnsmc.com

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