GAITHERSBURG, Md., Aug. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Altimmune, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALT), a clinical-stage immunotherapeutics company, today announced that it will announce financial results for the quarter and year ended June 30, 2018 before the market open and host a conference call on Wednesday, August 15.

Conference Call Details Date: Wednesday, August 15 Time: 8:30am Eastern Time Domestic: 888-204-4368 International: 323-994-2083 Conference ID: 3879845 Webcast: http://public.viavid.com/index.php?id=130362 Replays will be available through August 29: Domestic: 844-512-2921 International: 412-317-6671 Replay PIN: 3879845

About AltimmuneAltimmune is a clinical-stage immunotherapeutics company focused on the development of products to stimulate robust and durable immune responses for the prevention and treatment of infectious disease. NasoVAX our influenza vaccine candidate has unique characteristics, stimulating multiple arms of the immune system that offer the potential to stop infection and the spread of flu, while being easier to administer through an intranasal spray. NasoShield and SparVax-L are two next-generation anthrax vaccine candidates that are intended to improve protection and safety while having favorable dosage and storage requirements compared to other anthrax vaccines.

Contacts: Bill Enright Ashley R. Robinson President and CEO LifeSci Advisors, LLC Phone: 240-654-1450 617-535-7742 enright@altimmune.com arr@lifesciadvisors.com