OXFORD, United Kingdom, June 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Summit Therapeutics plc (NASDAQ:SMMT) (AIM:SUMM), the drug discovery and development company advancing therapies for Duchenne muscular dystrophy and Clostridium difficile infection, announces that Mr Glyn Edwards, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the JMP Securities Life Sciences Conference, 21 June 2016 at 9:30am EDT in New York City.
A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available through the Investors section on the Company’s website, www.summitplc.com. A replay of the webcast will be available soon after the live presentation.
About Summit Therapeutics
Summit is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialisation of novel medicines for indications for which there are no existing or only inadequate therapies. Summit is conducting clinical programs focused on the genetic disease, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, and the infectious disease, Clostridium difficile infection. Further information is available at www.summitplc.com and Summit can be followed on Twitter (@summitplc).
For more information, please contact:
Glyn Edwards / Richard Pye (UK office)
Erik Ostrowski / Michelle Avery (US office)
|Tel: +44 (0)1235 443 951|
+1 617 225 4455
|Cairn Financial Advisers LLP|
Liam Murray / Tony Rawlinson
Tel: +44 (0)20 7148 7900
Aubrey Powell / Jen Boorer
Tel: +44 (0)20 7496 3000
|MacDougall Biomedical Communications|
|(US media contact)||Tel: +1 781 235 3060|
|Chris Erdman / Karen Sharmaemail@example.com /|
|Consilium Strategic Communications|
(Financial public relations, UK)
Mary-Jane Elliott / Sue Stuart /
Jessica Hodgson / Lindsey Neville
Tel: +44 (0)20 3709 5700
Source:Summit Therapeutics PLC