Hyperion Therapeutics to Present at the Eighth Annual JMP 2013 Global Healthcare Securities Conference

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hyperion Therapeutics (Nasdaq:HPTX) announced today that the company is scheduled to present at the eighth annual JMP 2013 Global Healthcare Securities Conference on Wednesday, July 10 at 2:00 p.m. ET.

Donald J. Santel, Chief Executive Officer will provide a company overview. To access the live webcast and subsequent archived recording, please visit Hyperion's website at http://investors.hyperiontx.com/events.cfm.

About Hyperion Therapeutics
Hyperion Therapeutics, Inc. is a commercial stage biopharmaceutical company committed to developing and delivering life-changing treatments for orphan diseases and hepatology. The company's first commercial product, Ravicti® (glycerol phenylbutyrate) Oral Liquid, was approved in February 2013 and is currently being marketed in the United States. The company is also marketing BUPHENYL® (sodium phenylbutyrate) Tablets and Powder worldwide. For more information, please visit www.hyperiontx.com.

CONTACT: Sylvia Wheeler, Investor Relations (650) 794-7834 sylvia.wheeler@hyperiontx.comSource:Hyperion Therapeutics, Inc.