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Axovant to Present at 2019 RBC Capital Markets Global Healthcare Conference

May 20, 2019

BASEL, Switzerland, May 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Axovant Gene Therapies Ltd. (Nasdaq: AXGT), a clinical-stage company developing innovative gene therapies, today announced that Pavan Cheruvu, M.D., chief executive officer, will present at the 2019 RBC Capital Markets Global Healthcare Conference on May 21, 2019 at 2:05 p.m. (Eastern Time).

A live webcast will be available in the Events section of Axovant’s website at www.axovant.com. A replay will be available for approximately 30 days following the conference.

About Axovant Gene Therapies

Axovant, part of the Roivant family of companies, is a clinical-stage gene therapy company focused on developing a pipeline of innovative product candidates for debilitating neurological and neuromuscular diseases. The company’s current pipeline of gene therapy candidates targets GM1 gangliosidosis, GM2 gangliosidosis (including Tay-Sachs disease and Sandhoff disease), Parkinson’s disease, oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy (OPMD), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal dementia. Axovant is focused on accelerating product candidates into and through clinical trials with a team of experts in gene therapy development and through external partnerships with leading gene therapy organizations. For more information, visit www.axovant.com.

About Roivant

Roivant Sciences aims to improve health by rapidly delivering innovative medicines and technologies to patients. It does this by building Vants – nimble, entrepreneurial biotech and healthcare technology companies with a unique approach to sourcing talent, aligning incentives, and deploying technology to drive greater efficiency in R&D and commercialization. For more information, please visit www.roivant.com.

Contacts:

MediaMike BeyerSam Brown Inc. (312) 961-2502 mikebeyer@sambrown.commedia@axovant.com

InvestorsTricia TruehartAxovant(631) 892-7014 investors@axovant.com

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