Bellerophon Therapeutics to Present at the Cowen and Company 36th Annual Health Care Conference

WARREN, N.J., March 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bellerophon Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:BLPH), a clinical-stage biotherapeutics company, today announced that it will present in the Cowen and Company 36th Annual Health Care Conference. Jonathan Peacock, Bellerophon’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will provide a company update at 2:00 pm ET on Monday, March 7, 2016.

About Bellerophon
Bellerophon Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biotherapeutics company focused on developing innovative therapies at the intersection of drugs and devices that address significant unmet medical needs in the treatment of cardiopulmonary diseases. The Company is currently developing three product candidates under its INOpulse® program, a proprietary pulsatile nitric oxide delivery device. The first is for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), for which the Company intends to commence Phase 3 clinical trials in 2016. The second is for the treatment of pulmonary hypertension associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (PH-COPD), which is in Phase 2 development and the third candidate is for the treatment of pulmonary hypertension associated with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (PH-IPF). The Company’s plans also call for the completion of further work on the use of INOpulse to treat PH-COPD and PH-IPF during 2016. For more information, please visit www.bellerophon.com.

Contact At Bellerophon: Amy Edmonds, Vice President Head of Clinical Operations & Administration (908) 574-4765 At Rx Communications Group: Melody Carey (917) 322-2571 mcarey@rxir.com

Source:Bellerophon Therapeutics LLC