Dimension Therapeutics to Present at the British Society for Gene and Cell Therapy (BSGCT) Annual Conference

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dimension Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMTX), a biopharmaceutical company advancing novel, adeno-associated virus (AAV) gene therapies targeting the liver, a central organ for devastating rare diseases, today announced that Dimension’s CEO Annalisa Jenkins, MBBS, MRCP, will deliver a presentation titled, “Developing an AAV Pipeline and Building a Successful Biotech,” during the BSGCT Annual Conference – AAV in 2016: Biology, vector design and implementation into human gene therapy. The conference will take place at the University College London Institute of Child Health on Friday, April 15, 2016. Dr. Jenkins’ presentation will begin at 1:45pm BST.

About Dimension Therapeutics

Dimension Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMTX) is a leader in discovering and developing new therapeutic products for people living with devastating rare diseases associated with the liver, based on the most advanced, mammalian adeno-associated virus (AAV) gene delivery technology. Dimension is actively progressing its broad pipeline, which features programs addressing unmet needs for patients suffering from inherited metabolic diseases, including OTC deficiency and GSDIa, a collaboration with Bayer in hemophilia A, and a wholly owned clinical program in hemophilia B. The company targets diseases with readily identifiable patient populations, highly predictive preclinical models, and well-described, and often clinically validated, biomarkers. Founded in 2013, Dimension maintains headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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CONTACT: Jean Franchi Chief Financial Officer Dimension Therapeutics 617-714-0709 jean.franchi@dimensiontx.com Burns McClellan, on behalf of Dimension Therapeutics Media: Justin Jackson 212-213-0006, ext.327 jjackson@burnsmc.com

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