BOTHELL, Wash., Feb. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alder BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALDR), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing monoclonal antibody therapeutics, today announced that it will webcast its presentation at the upcoming Leerink Partners 6th Annual Global Healthcare Conference at 1:00 p.m. ET (10:00 a.m. PT) on Thursday, February 16, 2017 in New York, NY. The presentation will feature a business overview and update by Randall C. Schatzman, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer.
A live audio webcast of the event can be accessed on the Events & Presentations page of the Investors section of Alder's website at http://www.alderbio.com, or by following the link below in your web browser. An archived replay of the webcast will be available on Alder's website for 30 days after the live event concludes.
About Alder BioPharmaceuticals, Inc.
Alder BioPharmaceuticals, Inc., is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and seeks to commercialize genetically engineered therapeutic antibodies with the potential to meaningfully transform current treatment paradigms. Alder's lead pivotal-stage product candidate, eptinezumab, is being evaluated for migraine prevention. Eptinezumab is a monoclonal antibody that inhibits calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), a protein that is active in mediating the initiation of migraine. Alder is additionally evaluating ALD1910, a preclinical product candidate also in development as a migraine prevention therapy. ALD1910 is a monoclonal antibody that inhibits pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide-38 (PACAP-38), another protein that is active in mediating the initiation of migraine. Clazakizumab, Alder's third program, is a monoclonal antibody candidate that inhibits interleukin-6 and is licensed to Vitaeris, Inc. For more information, please visit http://www.alderbio.com.
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