MILAN & MORRISTOWN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--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 UBS Global Healthcare Conference 2018 in New York, NY on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. ET.

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, +39 02 6103 46 26

CEO

pr@newron.com

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UK/Europe

FTI Consulting

Julia Phillips / Natalie Garland-Collins, +44 20 3727 1000

SCnewron@fticonsulting.com

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Switzerland

IRF Communications

Martin Meier-Pfister, +41 43 244 81 40

martin.meier-pfister@irfcom.ch

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Germany/Europe

MC Services

Anne Hennecke, +49 211 52925222

anne.hennecke@mc-services.eu

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USA

LaVoieHealthScience

Beth Kurth, +1 617-374-8800, Ext. 106

bkurth@lavoiehealthscience.com

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