ADVISORY, April 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
In celebration of the one-year anniversary of its initial public offering (IPO), Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [TTPH], a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company using its proprietary chemistry technology to create novel antibiotics for serious and life-threatening multidrug-resistant (MDR) bacterial infections, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, Guy Macdonald, President and Chief Executive Officer will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Contact:
(617) 715-3591 (office)
(781) 718-7037 (cell)
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [TTPH]:
Tetraphase is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company using its proprietary chemistry technology to create novel antibiotics for serious and life-threatening multidrug-resistant (MDR) bacterial infections, including many of the MDR Gram-negative bacteria highlighted as urgent public health threats by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Tetraphase's lead product candidate, eravacycline, is a fully synthetic tetracycline derivative being developed as a broad-spectrum intravenous and oral antibiotic for use as a first-line empiric monotherapy. The safety and efficacy of eravacycline is currently being studied in the IGNITE program (Investigating Gram-negative Infections Treated with Eravacycline). Two Phase 3 clinical trials are ongoing: IGNITE 1 for the indication of complicated intra-abdominal infections (cIAI) and IGNITE 2 for complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI). Tetraphase has created more than 3,000 novel tetracycline analogs using its technology platform; in addition to eravacycline, Tetraphase has generated multiple preclinical antibiotic candidates that are currently being evaluated for clinical suitability.
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