CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 1, 2018--Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRNA), a leading developer of investigational ribonucleic acid interference (RNAi) therapeutics, today announced that the Company will release its second quarter 2018 financial results after market close on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.

Management will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. ET that day to discuss the Company's financial results and provide a general business update. The conference call will be webcast live via the Internet and will be available on the “Investors & Media” section of the Dicerna website, www.dicerna.com. The webcast will also be archived on the Company's website.

The call can also be accessed by dialing (855) 453-3834 or (484) 756-4306 (international) and referencing conference ID 6588739 prior to the start of the call. After the conference call, a replay will be available until August 15, 2018. To access the replay, please dial (855) 859-2056 or (404) 537-3406 and refer to conference ID 6588739.

About Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc., is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative RNAi-based therapeutics for the treatment of diseases involving the liver, including rare diseases, viral infectious diseases, chronic liver diseases, and cardiovascular diseases. The Company is leveraging its proprietary GalXC™ RNAi technology platform to build a broad pipeline in these core therapeutic areas, focusing on target genes where connections between a target gene and diseases are well understood and documented. The Company intends to discover, develop and commercialize novel therapeutics either on its own or in collaboration with pharmaceutical partners. For more information, please visit www.dicerna.com.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA MASSACHUSETTS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH BIOTECHNOLOGY CLINICAL TRIALS PHARMACEUTICAL OTHER HEALTH RESEARCH OTHER SCIENCE FDA SCIENCE

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