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Newron Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 21st Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference in New York

January 31, 2019

MILAN & MORRISTOWN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 31, 2019--Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A. (“Newron”) (SIX: NWRN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel therapies for patients with diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system, today announced that Stefan Weber, CEO, will present at the 21st Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference in New York, NY on Monday, February 11, 2019 at 2:15 p.m. ET in the Hudson room (7 th floor) at the New York Marriott Marquis.

BIO CEO & Investor Conference is one of the largest investor conferences focused on established and emerging publicly traded and select private biotech companies. Sponsored by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization, the world’s largest biotech trade association, BIO CEO provides a forum where institutional investors, industry analysts and senior biotechnology executives have the opportunity to shape the future investment landscape of the biotechnology industry.

About Newron Pharmaceuticals

Newron (SIX: NWRN) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel therapies for patients with diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system. The company is headquartered in Bresso near Milan, Italy. Xadago ® (safinamide) has received marketing authorization for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease in the European Union, Switzerland and the USA, and is commercialized by Newron’s partner Zambon. US WorldMeds holds the commercialization rights in the USA. Meiji Seika has the rights to develop and commercialize the compound in Japan and other key Asian territories. In addition to Xadago ® for Parkinson’s disease, Newron has a strong pipeline of promising treatments for rare disease patients at various stages of clinical development, including sarizotan for patients with Rett syndrome and ralfinamide for patients with specific rare pain indications. Newron is also developing Evenamide as the potential first add-on therapy for the treatment of patients with positive symptoms of schizophrenia. For more information, please visit:

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CONTACT: Newron

Stefan Weber – CEO

+39 02 6103 46 26

pr@newron.com

UK/Europe

Julia Phillips / Natalie Garland-Collins, FTI Consulting

+44 20 3727 1000

SCnewron@fticonsulting.com

Switzerland

Martin Meier-Pfister, IRF Communications

+41 43 244 81 40

martin.meier-pfister@irfcom.ch

Germany/Europe

Anne Hennecke, MC Services

+49 211 52925222

anne.hennecke@mc-services.eu

USA

Paul Sagan, LaVoieHealthScience

+1 617 374 8800, Ext. 112

psagan@lavoiehealthscience.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES EUROPE NORTH AMERICA NEW JERSEY ITALY

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH BIOTECHNOLOGY PHARMACEUTICAL

SOURCE: Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A.

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