NEW YORK, March 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:TNXP) (Tonix), which is developing next-generation medicines for fibromyalgia and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), announced today that Seth Lederman, M.D., president and chief executive officer of Tonix, will present a corporate update twice this month, at conferences sponsored by Cowen & Co. and BioCentury.
Event: 36th Annual Cowen & Co. Health Care Conference
Date: Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 9:20 a.m. EST
Location: Boston, MA
Event: 23rd Annual BioCentury Future Leaders in the Biotech Industry
Date: Friday, March 11, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. EST
Location: New York, NY
In these presentations, Dr. Lederman will provide a corporate update and an overview of Tonix’s PTSD and fibromyalgia clinical programs, as Tonix prepares for key data readouts in the coming two quarters.
Both presentations will be webcast live and may be accessed in the Events tab of the Investor Relations page of Tonix's website at www.tonixpharma.com. The webcasts will be archived for 60 days.
About Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp.
Tonix is developing next-generation medicines for common disorders of the central nervous system, including fibromyalgia and post-traumatic stress disorder. These disorders are characterized by chronic disability, inadequate treatment options, high utilization of healthcare services, and significant economic burden. This press release and further information about Tonix can be found at www.tonixpharma.com.
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