Sage Therapeutics to Present at the 2016 Leerink Global Healthcare Conference

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SAGE Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SAGE), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel medicines to treat life-altering central nervous system disorders, today announced that Jeff Jonas, M.D., Chief Executive Officer of Sage, will present at the 2016 Leerink Global Healthcare Conference at 3:55 PM ET on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, in New York City.

A live webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the investor page of Sage's website at A replay of the webcast will also be archived for up to 30 days on Sage's website following the conference.

About Sage Therapeutics

Sage Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to developing novel medicines to transform the lives of patients with life-altering central nervous system (CNS) disorders. Sage has a portfolio of novel product candidates targeting critical CNS receptor systems, GABA and NMDA. Sage's lead program, SAGE-547, is in Phase 3 clinical development for super-refractory status epilepticus, a rare and severe seizure disorder. Sage is developing its next generation modulators, including SAGE-217, SAGE-689 and SAGE-718, with a focus on acute and chronic CNS disorders. For more information, please visit

Investor Contact: Paul Cox, Sage Therapeutics 617-299-8377 Media Contact: Maureen L. Suda, Suda Communications LLC 585-387-9248

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