PALO ALTO, Calif., May 30, 2019 – Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:EIGR), focused on the development and commercialization of targeted therapies for serious rare and ultra-rare diseases, today announced that David Cory, President and CEO, will present a corporate update at the Jefferies 2019 Global Healthcare Conference on June 6, 2019 from 3:00-3:25 PM ET in New York City. A breakout session will follow from 3:30-3:55 PM ET.
A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the Eiger BioPharmaceuticals website at www.eigerbio.com under the “Investors” tab. A replay of the webcast will be available approximately one hour following the completion of the live event.
Eiger will also host one-on-one meetings with investors.
Eiger is a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of a pipeline of first-in-class, well-characterized drugs for serious rare and ultra-rare diseases for patients with high unmet medical needs and for which no approved therapies exist.
The company’s lead program is in Phase 3, developing lonafarnib, a first-in-class prenylation inhibitor for the treatment of Hepatitis Delta Virus (HDV) infection. The company is also advancing peginterferon lambda, a first-in-class interferon, toward a Phase 3 study for the treatment of HDV. Eiger is preparing an NDA and MAA for lonafarnib to treat Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS or Progeria) and Progeroid Laminopathies with plans to file in 2019. For additional information about Eiger and its clinical programs, please visit www.eigerbio.com.
SOURCE Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, Inc.
Investors: Ingrid Choong, PhD