Editas Medicine to Present at the Jefferies Gene Editing/Therapy Summit

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Editas Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ:EDIT), a leading genome editing company, announced today that it will present at 9:00 a.m. ET and participate in a panel discussion at 10:00 a.m. ET at the Jefferies Gene Editing/Therapy Summit on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 in New York City.

About Editas Medicine
Editas Medicine is a leading genome editing company dedicated to treating patients with genetically-defined diseases by correcting their disease-causing genes. The Company was founded by world leaders in genome editing, and its mission is to translate the promise of genome editing science into a broad class of transformative genomic medicines to benefit the greatest number of patients.

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