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Scholar Rock to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences

August 2, 2018

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scholar Rock (NASDAQ: SRRK), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of serious diseases in which protein growth factors play a fundamental role, today announced that management will participate in the following upcoming investor conferences:

-- Oppenheimer Newport Summit for Revolutionary Biotechnology in Newport, RI on Monday, August 13, 2018. -- Wedbush PacGrow Healthcare Conference in New York, NY on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 with a presentation at 1:55 p.m. ET.

A live webcast of the Wedbush PacGrow presentation may be accessed by visiting the Investors & Media section of the Scholar Rock website at http://investors.scholarrock.com. An archived replay of the webcast will be available on the Company’s website for approximately 90 days following the presentation.

About Scholar Rock Scholar Rock is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative medicines for the treatment of serious diseases in which signaling by protein growth factors plays a fundamental role. Scholar Rock is creating a pipeline of novel product candidates with the potential to transform the lives of patients suffering from a wide range of serious diseases, including neuromuscular disorders, cancer, fibrosis and anemia. Scholar Rock’s newly elucidated understanding of the molecular mechanisms of growth factor activation enabled it to develop a proprietary platform for the discovery and development of monoclonal antibodies that locally and selectively target these signaling proteins at the cellular level. By developing product candidates that act in the disease microenvironment, Scholar Rock intends to avoid the historical challenges associated with inhibiting growth factors for therapeutic effect. Scholar Rock believes its focus on biologically validated growth factors may facilitate a more efficient development path.

Scholar Rock® is a registered trademark of Scholar Rock, Inc.

Scholar Rock Contact: Investors/Media Catherine Hu chu@scholarrock.com 917-601-1649 Media Contact: The Yates Network Kathryn Morris kathryn@theyatesnetwork.com 914-204-6412

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