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Rocket Pharmaceuticals Announces Participation at Upcoming Conferences

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RCKT) (“Rocket”), a leading U.S.-based multi-platform gene therapy company, today announces participation at the following upcoming industry conferences:

  • Cowen and Company 39th Annual Health Care Conference
    • Kinnari Patel, Pharm.D., MBA, COO, Jonathan Schwartz, M.D., CMO, and Claudine Prowse, Ph.D., SVP, Strategy, and IRO will participate in a fireside chat on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at 10:40 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • Alliance for Regenerative Medicine Cell & Gene Investor Day
    • Gaurav Shah, M.D., President and CEO, is scheduled to present on Thursday, March 21, 2019, at 9:55 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • American College of Cardiology 2019 Annual Meeting
    • Three abstracts from the Danon disease program have been selected for poster sessions at ACC19, which is being held March 16-18, 2019 in New Orleans, LA. Further information is available in the meeting’s official planner available here.

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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