LEUVEN, BELGIUM--(Marketwire - February 12, 2013) - TiGenix (EURONEXT BRUSSELS: TIG), a leader in the field of cell therapy, announced today that Eduardo Bravo, CEO, will be presenting at the 15th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference. Hosted by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), the 15th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference will take place February 11-12 at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
Date & time: Tuesday, February 12, 8:30 - 8:55 AM EST
Presenter: Eduardo Bravo, CEO
Location: Conrad Room
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Replay available 1 hour after live event; archived webcast expires May 12, 2013
TiGenix NV (EURONEXT BRUSSELS: TIG) is a leading European cell therapy company with a marketed product for cartilage repair, ChondroCelect®, and a strong pipeline with clinical stage allogeneic adult stem cell programs for the treatment of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. TiGenix is based out of Leuven (Belgium) and has operations in Madrid (Spain), and Sittard-Geleen (the Netherlands). For more information please visit www.tigenix.com.
About the BIO CEO & Investor Conference
The 15th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference is the largest independent investor conference focused on publicly-traded biotechnology companies. This year's conference will feature corporate presentations from more than 150 leading biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, five Fireside Chats with industry leaders, three Therapeutic Workshops and five Business Roundtables all drawing from seasoned industry executives and analysts. New this year, a special track of 25 high-caliber private companies will be presenting at the event, and plenary sessions will address timely business issues and industry trends. Attendees can expect many opportunities to schedule one-on-one meetings as well as numerous networking opportunities. The conference is designed to foster an informative dialogue between institutional investors and senior biotechnology executives about emerging and current investment opportunities. Complimentary registration is available to qualified institutional (buy and sell-side), private equity, and venture investors and can be accessed here: http://www.bio.org/events/conferences/bio-ceo-investor-registration.
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