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Rocket Pharmaceuticals Announces Participation in Fireside Chat at Evercore ISI Biopharma Catalyst/Deep Dive Conference

Rocket Pharmaceuticals,Ltd.
Posted on: 27 Nov 17

Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (Rocket), a leading U.S.-based multi-platform gene therapy company, today announced that Gaurav Shah, M.D., Chief Executive Officer of Rocket, will participate in a fireside chat at the Evercore ISI Biopharma Catalyst/Deep Dive Conference in Boston, Massachusetts. The fireside chat will take place on Thursday, November 30, 2017, at 2:45 p.m. Eastern Time (ET).

About Rocket Pharmaceuticals
Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (Rocket) is an emerging, clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on developing first-in-class gene therapy treatment options for rare, undertreated diseases. Rocket’s multi-platform development approach applies the well-established lentiviral vector (LVV) and adeno-associated viral vector (AAV) gene therapy platforms. Rocket's lead clinical program is a LVV-based gene therapy for the treatment of Fanconi Anemia (FA), a difficult to treat genetic disease that leads to bone marrow failure and potentially cancer. Preclinical studies of additional bone marrow-derived disorders are ongoing and target Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency (PKD), Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency-I (LAD-I) and Infantile Malignant Osteopetrosis (IMO). Rocket is also developing an AAV-based gene therapy program for an undisclosed rare pediatric disease. Rocket is backed by leading institutional investors, including RTW Investments, Cormorant Asset Management and Tavistock Group. For more information about Rocket, please visit www.rocketpharma.com.

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Last updated on: 27/11/2017

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