Newron Pharmaceuticals to Present 2015 Financial Results on March 1, 2016

MILAN--()--Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A. (“Newron”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel therapies for patients with diseases of the central nervous system (CNS) and pain, today announces the company will present its 2015 full-year financial results in Zurich at 9:15 a.m. CET, 3:15 a.m. ET on Tuesday, March 1, 2016.

The management team will present the full-year results and provide an update and guidance for the development of Newron’s R&D pipeline.

There will be a conference call available via the following dial-in numbers:

U.S.A.:

                   

+1 631 570 5613

Continental Europe: +41 (0) 58 310 50 00

UK:

+44 (0) 203 059 58 62

Italy:

+39 02 30 46 48 58

A replay of the conference and the slide deck used in the presentation will be available at http://www.newron.com/downloads.

About Newron Pharmaceuticals
Newron (SIX: NWRN) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel therapies for patients with diseases of the central nervous system (CNS) and pain. The Company is headquartered in Bresso near Milan, Italy. Marketing authorization in the EU for Xadago® (safinamide) for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease was granted by the EU Commission in February 2015, followed by Swissmedic’s marketing authorization for Switzerland in November 2015. The drug has been launched by Newron’s partner Zambon in the first key EU countries Germany, Spain as well as in Switzerland. The New Drug Application (NDA) has been accepted for review by the FDA, PDUFA date March 29, 2016. Zambon has the rights to develop and commercialize safinamide globally, excluding Japan and other key Asian territories, where Meiji Seika has the rights to develop and commercialize the compound. Newron’s additional projects are based on highly promising treatments for rare disease patients and are at various stages of clinical development. They include Sarizotan for patients with Rett Syndrome, for which Newron received Orphan Drug Designation in both the US and the EU, ralfinamide for patients with specific rare pain indications, and NW-3509 as potentially the first add-on therapy for the treatment of patients with positive symptoms of schizophrenia.

Important Notices
This document contains forward-looking statements, including (without limitation) about (1) Newron’s ability to develop and expand its business, successfully complete development of its current product candidates and current and future collaborations for the development and commercialisation of its product candidates and reduce costs (including staff costs), (2) the market for drugs to treat CNS diseases and pain conditions, (3) Newron’s anticipated future revenues, capital expenditures and financial resources, and (4) assumptions underlying any such statements. In some cases these statements and assumptions can be identified by the fact that they use words such as “will”, “anticipate”, “estimate”, “expect”, “project”, “intend”, “plan”, “believe”, “target”, and other words and terms of similar meaning. All statements, other than historical facts, contained herein regarding Newron's strategy, goals, plans, future financial position, projected revenues and costs and prospects are forward-looking statements. By their very nature, such statements and assumptions involve inherent risks and uncertainties, both general and specific, and risks exist that predictions, forecasts, projections and other outcomes described, assumed or implied therein will not be achieved. Future events and actual results could differ materially from those set out in, contemplated by or underlying the forward-looking statements due to a number of important factors. These factors include (without limitation) (1) uncertainties in the discovery, development or marketing of products, including without limitation negative results of clinical trials or research projects or unexpected side effects, (2) delay or inability in obtaining regulatory approvals or bringing products to market, (3) future market acceptance of products, (4) loss of or inability to obtain adequate protection for intellectual property rights, (5) inability to raise additional funds, (6) success of existing and entry into future collaborations and licensing agreements, (7) litigation, (8) loss of key executive or other employees, (9) adverse publicity and news coverage, and (10) competition, regulatory, legislative and judicial developments or changes in market and/or overall economic conditions. Newron may not actually achieve the plans, intentions or expectations disclosed in forward-looking statements and assumptions underlying any such statements may prove wrong. Investors should therefore not place undue reliance on them. There can be no assurance that actual results of Newron's research programmes, development activities, commercialisation plans, collaborations and operations will not differ materially from the expectations set out in such forward-looking statements or underlying assumptions.

Newron does not undertake any obligation to publicly up-date or revise forward looking statements except as may be required by applicable regulations of the SIX Swiss Exchange where the shares of Newron are listed.

This document does not contain or constitute an offer or invitation to purchase or subscribe for any securities of Newron and no part of it shall form the basis of or be relied upon in connection with any contract or commitment whatsoever.

Contacts

Media
Newron Pharmaceuticals
Stefan Weber, +39 02 6103 46 26
CEO
E-mail: pr@newron.com
or
UK/Europe
FTI Consulting
Julia Phillips, +44 (0)20 3727 1000
or
Switzerland
IRF Communications
Martin Meier-Pfister, +41 43 244 81 40
or
Germany
MC Services AG
Anne Hennecke, +49 211 52925222
anne.hennecke@mc-services.eu
or
U.S.
LaVoieHealthScience
David Connolly, +1-617-374-8800, Ext. 108
dconnolly@lavoiehealthscience.com
or
Investors and Analysts
Newron Pharmaceuticals
Stefan Weber, +39 02 6103 46 30
CEO
ir@newron.com
or
Germany
MC Services AG
Anne Hennecke, +49 211 52925222
anne.hennecke@mc-services.eu
or
U.S.
LaVoieHealthScience
David Connolly, +1-617-374-8800, Ext. 108
dconnolly@lavoiehealthscience.com

Release Summary

Newron Pharmaceuticals will present its 2015 full-year financial results in Zurich at 9:15 a.m. CET, 3:15 a.m. ET on Tuesday, March 1, 2016. A replay will be available on Newron's website.

Contacts

Media
Newron Pharmaceuticals
Stefan Weber, +39 02 6103 46 26
CEO
E-mail: pr@newron.com
or
UK/Europe
FTI Consulting
Julia Phillips, +44 (0)20 3727 1000
or
Switzerland
IRF Communications
Martin Meier-Pfister, +41 43 244 81 40
or
Germany
MC Services AG
Anne Hennecke, +49 211 52925222
anne.hennecke@mc-services.eu
or
U.S.
LaVoieHealthScience
David Connolly, +1-617-374-8800, Ext. 108
dconnolly@lavoiehealthscience.com
or
Investors and Analysts
Newron Pharmaceuticals
Stefan Weber, +39 02 6103 46 30
CEO
ir@newron.com
or
Germany
MC Services AG
Anne Hennecke, +49 211 52925222
anne.hennecke@mc-services.eu
or
U.S.
LaVoieHealthScience
David Connolly, +1-617-374-8800, Ext. 108
dconnolly@lavoiehealthscience.com