Ultragenyx to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

NOVATO, Calif., Aug. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:RARE), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel products for rare and ultra-rare diseases, will present at the following investor conferences:

  • Shalini Sharp, the company’s Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Canaccord 36th Annual Growth Conference on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 11:30 am ET in Boston, MA.
  • Tom Kassberg, the company's Chief Business Officer, will present at the Wedbush PacGrow Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at 9:45am ET in New York, NY.

The live and archived webcasts of the company presentations will be accessible from the company’s website at http://ir.ultragenyx.com/events.cfm. The replays will be available for 90 days.

About Ultragenyx

Ultragenyx is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to bringing to market novel products for the treatment of rare and ultra-rare diseases, with a focus on serious, debilitating genetic diseases. Founded in 2010, the company has rapidly built a diverse portfolio of product candidates with the potential to address diseases for which the unmet medical need is high, the biology for treatment is clear, and for which there are no approved therapies.

The company is led by a management team experienced in the development and commercialization of rare disease therapeutics. Ultragenyx’s strategy is predicated upon time and cost-efficient drug development, with the goal of delivering safe and effective therapies to patients with the utmost urgency.

For more information on Ultragenyx, please visit the company’s website at www.ultragenyx.com.

Contact Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. Investors & Media Ryan Martins 844-758-7273

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