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Strongbridge Biopharma plc Announces Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

February 22, 2019

DUBLIN, Ireland and TREVOSE, Pa., Feb. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Strongbridge Biopharma plc, (Nasdaq:SBBP), a global commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of therapies for rare diseases with significant unmet needs, today announced that the Company will hold its Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Shareholders on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the offices of Arthur Cox, Ten Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin, Ireland. The record date for shareholders entitled to receive notice of and vote at the AGM is Thursday, March 28, 2019.

About Strongbridge Biopharma Strongbridge Biopharma is a global commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of therapies for rare diseases with significant unmet needs. Strongbridge’s rare endocrine franchise includes RECORLEV™ (levoketoconazole), a cortisol synthesis inhibitor currently being studied in Phase 3 clinical studies for the treatment of endogenous Cushing’s syndrome, and veldoreotide extended release, a pre-clinical next-generation somatostatin analog being investigated for the treatment of acromegaly and potential additional applications in other conditions amenable to somatostatin receptor activation. Both RECORLEV and veldoreotide have received orphan drug designation from the FDA and the European Medicines Agency. The Company’s rare neuromuscular franchise includes KEVEYIS® (dichlorphenamide), the first and only FDA-approved treatment for hyperkalemic, hypokalemic, and related variants of primary periodic paralysis. KEVEYIS has orphan drug exclusivity in the United States.

Contacts:

Corporate and Media Relations Elixir Health Public Relations Lindsay Rocco +1 862-596-1304 lrocco@elixirhealthpr.com

Investor Relations U.S.: The Trout Group Marcy Nanus +1 646-378-2927 mnanus@soleburytrout.com

Europe: First House Geir Arne Drangeid +47 913 10 458 strongbridgebio@firsthouse.no

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