SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cytokinetics, Incorporated (Nasdaq: CYTK) today announced that the company is scheduled to participate in the following investor conferences in November:
- UBS BioPharma Conference on Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at 1:00 PM Eastern Time in a fireside chat with Fady I. Malik, Executive Vice President of Research & Development, and Andrew Callos, Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer, at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach in Miami Beach, FL.
- Truist Securities BioPharma Symposium on Thursday, November 9, 2023 at 10:45 AM Eastern Time in a panel discussion, entitled “Muscle Matters: Innovative Approaches to Targeting Cardiac & Skeletal Muscle,” with Fady I. Malik, Executive Vice President of Research & Development, at the Lotte New York Palace in New York, NY.
- Jefferies London Healthcare Conference Healthcare Conference 2023 on Tuesday, November 14, 2023 at 11:00 AM Greenwich Mean Time in a fireside chat with Robert I. Blum, President and Chief Executive Officer, at The Waldorf Hilton in London, England.
- 35th Annual Piper Sandler Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, November 28, 2023 at 12:30 PM Eastern Time in a fireside chat with Robert I. Blum, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Fady I. Malik, Executive Vice President of Research & Development, at the Lotte New York Palace in New York, NY.
Interested parties may access the live webcasts of the fireside chats and panel discussion by visiting the Investors & Media section of the Cytokinetics website at http://www.cytokinetics.com. The webcast replay will be archived on the Cytokinetics website for 90 days following the conclusion of the event.
Cytokinetics is a late-stage, specialty cardiovascular biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing first-in-class muscle activators and next-in-class muscle inhibitors as potential treatments for debilitating diseases in which cardiac muscle performance is compromised. As a leader in muscle biology and the mechanics of muscle performance, the company is developing small molecule drug candidates specifically engineered to impact myocardial muscle function and contractility. Aficamten is a next-in-class cardiac myosin inhibitor, currently the subject of three Phase 3 clinical trials: SEQUOIA-HCM, evaluating aficamten in patients with obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), MAPLE-HCM, evaluating aficamten as monotherapy compared to metoprolol as monotherapy in patients with obstructive HCM and ACACIA-HCM, evaluating aficamten in patients with non-obstructive HCM. Cytokinetics is also developing omecamtiv mecarbil, a cardiac muscle activator, in patients with heart failure. Additionally, Cytokinetics is developing CK-136, a cardiac troponin activator for the potential treatment HFrEF and other types of heart failure, such as right ventricular failure, resulting from impaired cardiac contractility, and CK-586, a cardiac myosin inhibitor with a mechanism of action distinct from aficamten for the potential treatment of HFpEF. In 2023, Cytokinetics is celebrating its 25-year history of pioneering innovation in muscle biology and related pharmacology focused to diseases of muscle dysfunction and conditions of muscle weakness.
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