Five Prime Therapeutics to Present at the Jefferies 2016 Healthcare Conference

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:FPRX) (Five Prime), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing innovative immuno-oncology protein therapeutics, today announced that Robert Sikorski, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Officer, will present at the Jefferies 2016 Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, June 8, 2016, at 2:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time.

The live webcast will be accessible at or directly at Five Prime will maintain an archived replay of the webcast on its website for 30 days after the conference.

About Five Prime

Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. discovers and develops innovative therapeutics to improve the lives of patients with serious diseases. Five Prime's comprehensive discovery platform, which encompasses virtually every medically relevant extracellular protein, positions it to explore pathways in cancer, inflammation and their intersection in immuno-oncology, an area with significant therapeutic potential and a growing focus of the company's R&D activities. Five Prime has entered into strategic collaborations with leading global pharmaceutical companies and has promising product candidates in clinical and late preclinical development. For more information, please visit

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