SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FibroGen, Inc. (NASDAQ:FGEN), a research-based biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel therapeutics to treat serious unmet medical needs, today announced that it will report fourth quarter and full year 2015 financial results on Monday, February 29, 2016, after market close, and will host a conference call to discuss financial results and provide a business update at 4:30 p.m. ET (1:30 p.m. PT).
Interested parties may access a live audio webcast of the conference call via the investor section of the FibroGen website, www.fibrogen.com. It is recommended that listeners access the website 15 minutes prior to the start of the call to download and install any necessary audio software. A replay of the webcast will be available shortly after the call for a period of four weeks. To access the replay, please dial (888) 843-7419 (domestic) or (630) 652-3042 (international), and use passcode 4179 4315#.
Live (U.S. / Canada): (888) 771-4371
Live (International): (847) 585-4405
Confirmation number: 41794315
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 HIF prolyl hydroxylase (HIF-PH) inhibitor, 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 Duchenne muscular dystrophy. For more information about FibroGen, please visit www.fibrogen.com.
Contact Leanne Price FibroGen, Inc. 415-978-1200 firstname.lastname@example.org