Circassia To Present At EAACI Annual Meeting, Barcelona, Spain, 6-10 June 2015

OXFORD, England and CHICAGO, June 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Circassia Pharmaceuticals plc ("Circassia" or "the Company"; LSE: CIR), a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on allergy, today announces that clinical and non-clinical data relating to the Company's novel immunotherapy candidates targeting house dust mite, grass and cat allergies will be presented at the 2015 European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) Annual Meeting held in Barcelona, Spain on 6-10 June.

Sunday, 7 June 2015
Oral Abstract Session
13:30 - 15:00 Rooms 127-128

Session Title: Efficacy and clinical outcomes

Comparison of the treatment effect of house dust mite synthetic 13:40 - 13:53
peptide immuno-regulatory epitopes in the environmental exposure chamber
and field setting two years after a short course of treatment

Presenter: Roderick Hafner (United Kingdom)

Monday, 8 June 2015
Oral Abstract Session
10:45 - 12:15 Room 212

Session Title: Innovations in immunotherapy

Persistent treatment effect with grass synthetic peptide immuno-regulatory 11:21 - 11:34
epitopes (Grass-SPIRE) on grass allergy symptoms in the environmental
exposure unit after a third season of natural exposure

Presenter: Anne Ellis (Canada)

Tuesday, 9 June 2015
Late Breaking Poster Session
12:00 - 13:30 Poster exhibition

Session Title: Immunotherapy

Whole blood immune transcriptome profiling reveals systemic pathways 12:00 - 13:30
associated with the mechanism of action of cat-synthetic peptide
immuno-regulatory epitopes

Presenter: Daniel Gliddon (United Kingdom)

Notes to editors


Circassia is a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of a range of allergy immunotherapy product candidates. Established in 2006, the Company has used its proprietary ToleroMune® technology to develop a new class of therapies, Synthetic Peptide Immuno-Regulatory Epitopes (SPIREs), which have the potential to revolutionize allergy treatment.

The Company's portfolio of SPIREs is designed to treat a broad range of seasonal and perennial allergies. The most advanced, Cat-SPIRE, targets cat allergy and is currently in phase III development. Three other product candidates, targeting house dust mite, ragweed and grass allergies, have completed clinical proof-of-concept phase IIb studies.

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For further information, please contact:

Tel: +44(0)1865-405-560
Steve Harris, Chief Executive Officer
Julien Cotta, Chief Financial Officer
Rob Budge, Corporate Communications

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