Agios Pharmaceuticals to Present at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference
Cambridge, Mass. – September 13, 2012 – Agios Pharmaceuticals, the leading biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing novel drugs in the fields of cancer metabolism and rare metabolic genetic diseases, today announced that David Schenkein, M.D., chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 2:30PM EST at the Grand Hyatt in New York City.
Dr. Schenkein is expected to discuss the company’s portfolio of cancer metabolism therapeutics, its expansion into targeting inborn errors of metabolism, and the assets and capabilities that position Agios as a leader in dysregulated metabolism.
About Agios Pharmaceuticals
Agios is the leading biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing novel drugs in the fields of cancer metabolism and rare metabolic genetic diseases. Agios has multiple first-in-class programs in cancer metabolism and inborn errors of metabolism advancing toward the clinic, in addition to an active research and discovery pipeline across both therapeutic areas. The company has a significant collaboration with Celgene focused on developing new treatments for cancer leveraging Agios’ capabilities and insights into cancer metabolism. For more information, please visit our website at www.agios.com.