AC Immune to Present at the SVB Leerink 11th Annual Global Healthcare Conference

Feb 2, 2022

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Feb. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AC Immune SA (NASDAQ: ACIU), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company pioneering precision medicine for neurodegenerative diseases, today announced that Company management will participate in a fireside chat and one-on-one investor meetings during the SVB Leerink 11th Annual Global Healthcare Conference, taking place virtually February 14-18, 2022.

During the fireside chat, Prof. Andrea Pfeifer, CEO, AC Immune SA, will discuss the Company’s corporate strategy and upcoming milestones including seven clinical readouts planned this year for both therapeutic and diagnostic candidates in development in neurodegenerative diseases, while highlighting its precision medicine approach.

The fireside chat will take place on February 16, 2022, at 8:00 am ET / 2:00 pm CET. A webcast of the fireside chat will be available  on the Events Page of AC Immune’s website. Following the fireside chat, a replay will be archived in the same location.  

About AC Immune SA 
AC Immune SA is clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that aims to become a global leader in precision medicine for neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and NeuroOrphan indications driven by misfolded proteins. The Company’s two clinically validated technology platforms, SupraAntigen® and Morphomer®, fuel its broad and diversified pipeline of first- and best-in-class assets, which currently features ten therapeutic and three diagnostic candidates, six of which are currently in clinical trials. AC Immune has a strong track record of securing strategic partnerships with leading global pharmaceutical companies including Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, Eli Lilly and Company, and Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., resulting in substantial non-dilutive funding to advance its proprietary programs and >$3 billion in potential milestone payments.

SupraAntigen® is a registered trademark of AC Immune SA in the following territories: AU, EU, CH, GB, JP and RU. Morphomer® is a registered trademark of AC Immune SA in CN, CH, GB, JP, and NO.

For further information, please contact:

Media Relations
Saoyuth Nidh
AC Immune
Phone: +41 21 345 91 34
Email: saoyuth.nidh@acimmune.com
 
Investor Relations
Gary Waanders, Ph.D., MBA
AC Immune
Phone: +41 21 345 91 91
Email: gary.waanders@acimmune.com
 
U.S. Media
Shani Lewis
LaVoieHealthScience
Phone: +1 609 516 5761
Email: slewis@lavoiehealthscience.com
 
U.S. Investors
Corey Davis, Ph.D.
LifeSci Advisors
Phone: +1 212 915 2577
Email: cdavis@lifesciadvisors.com

Forward looking statements
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