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Rocket Pharmaceuticals Announces Participation at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2019 Healthcare Conference

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RCKT) (“Rocket”), a leading U.S.-based multi-platform clinical-stage gene therapy company, today announces that Gaurav Shah, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and President of Rocket is scheduled to present on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at 3:40p.m. Pacific Time at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2019 Healthcare Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Gaurav Shah, M.D. will also participate in a Gene Therapy Panel on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at 4:20p.m. Pacific Time

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the Investors section of the company’s website, www.rocketpharma.com. A replay of the presentation will be archived on the Rocket website following the conference.

About Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RCKT) (“Rocket”) is an emerging, clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on developing first-in-class gene therapy treatment options for rare, devastating diseases. Rocket’s multi-platform development approach applies the well-established lentiviral vector (LVV) and adeno-associated viral vector (AAV) gene therapy platforms. Rocket's lead clinical program is a LVV-based gene therapy for the treatment of Fanconi Anemia (FA), a difficult to treat genetic disease that leads to bone marrow failure and potentially cancer. Rocket’s additional pipeline programs for bone marrow-derived disorders are for Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency (PKD), Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency-I (LAD-I) and Infantile Malignant Osteopetrosis (IMO). Rocket is also developing an AAV-based gene therapy program for a devastating, pediatric heart failure indication, Danon disease. For more information about Rocket, please visit www.rocketpharma.com.

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