Chimerix to Present at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference

DURHAM, N.C., March 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chimerix (NASDAQ:CMRX), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, oral antivirals to address unmet medical needs, today announced that Linda M. Richardson, Chief Commercial Officer of Chimerix, will present at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 2:35 p.m. ET at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel in Miami, FL.

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the Investor Relations section of Chimerix’s website at http://ir.chimerix.com/events.cfm, where it will be archived for approximately 90 days.

About Chimerix
Chimerix is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to discovering, developing and commercializing novel, oral antivirals to address unmet medical needs. Chimerix's proprietary lipid conjugate technology has produced brincidofovir, a clinical-stage nucleotide analog, CMX157 which was licensed to ContraVir Pharmaceuticals in 2014, and early clinical candidates including CMX669. For further information, please visit Chimerix's website, www.chimerix.com.

CONTACT: Investor Relations: ir@chimerix.com or Jesse Baumgartner Stern Investor Relations Jesse@sternir.com 212-362-1200 Media: Becky Vonsiatsky W2O Group bvonsiatsky@w2ogroup.com 413-478-2003

Source:Chimerix, Inc.