ADVISORY, Oct. 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Ra Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq:RARX), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focusing on the development of next-generation therapeutics for diseases of complement dysregulation, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its initial public offering (IPO).
In honor of the occasion, Douglas Treco, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, will ring the Opening Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Thursday, October 27, 2016 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Ra Pharmaceuticals Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Ra Pharmaceuticals
Ra Pharmaceuticals is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focusing on the development of nextgeneration therapeutics for diseases of complement dysregulation and for orphan indications. The Company utilizes small molecules and peptide approaches to address pathological targets in the complement cascade. Derived from its proprietary Extreme Diversity™ peptide chemistry platform, RA101495 is a macrocyclic peptide inhibitor of complement C5, and is currently in Phase 1 development for the treatment of paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH). For more information, please visit: www.rapharma.com.
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