DUBLIN, Ireland and CHICAGO, Feb. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Iterum Therapeutics plc (Nasdaq: ITRM), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing antibiotics against multi-drug resistant pathogens, today announced its participation at the SVB Leerink Partners Global Healthcare Conference. The conference will be held from February 27- March 1 in New York. Corey Fishman, Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present an overview of the company on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. ET.
An audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the Investors section of Iterum Therapeutics’ website at www.iterumtx.com under the Events and Presentations tab, with an archived replay available following the event.
About Iterum Therapeutics plc
Iterum Therapeutics plc is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company dedicated to developing differentiated anti-infectives aimed at combatting the global crisis of multi-drug resistant pathogens to significantly improve the lives of people affected by serious and life-threatening diseases around the world. Iterum Therapeutics is advancing its first compound, sulopenem, a novel penem anti-infective compound in Phase 3 clinical development with oral and IV formulations. Sulopenem has demonstrated potent in vitro activity against a wide variety of gram-negative, gram-positive and anaerobic bacteria resistant to other antibiotics. Iterum Therapeutics has received QIDP designations for its oral and IV formulations for the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infection, complicated urinary tract infection and complicated intra-abdominal infection. For more information, please visit http://www.iterumtx.com.
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Chief Financial Officer
Claire La Cagnina
Released February 19, 2019