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VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 2018 UBS Global Healthcare Conference

May 17, 2018

MALVERN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2018--VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals announced that its President and CEO, Christopher J. Burns, Ph.D., will present at the UBS Global Healthcare Conference on Monday, May 21, 2018 at 8:00am ET in Ballroom V at the Grand Hyatt New York. The presentation will be webcast at www.venatorx.com/UBS2018.

Dr. Burns will present attendees with an overview of VenatoRx’s pipeline and its unique operating model of leveraging non-dilutive funding to maximize investor dollars.

About VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Led by a world-class team of pharmaceutical veterans, VenatoRx is a private pharmaceutical company that is developing a new wave of antibiotic products to combat the increasing threat of carbapenem antibiotic resistance. VenatoRx’s lead product, VNRX-5133, is an injectable broad-spectrum beta-lactamase inhibitor (BLI) that directly inhibits all four Ambler classes of beta-lactamases. Early clinical studies of cefepime/VNRX-5133 have been completed and VenatoRx plans to start Phase 3 pivotal trials in the second half of 2018. In addition, VenatoRx has a broad pipeline of preclinical programs, including a broad-spectrum orally bioavailable BLI, and a novel class of Penicillin-Binding Protein (PBP) inhibitors that are impervious to beta-lactamase-driven resistance. For more information, please visit www.venatorx.com.

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CONTACT: VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Heather Hunter, 610-644-8935

Vice President, Communications

hunter@venatorx.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA PENNSYLVANIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH INFECTIOUS DISEASES PHARMACEUTICAL RESEARCH SCIENCE

SOURCE: VenatoRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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