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Catalyst Biosciences Announces Oral Presentation at the World Federation of Hemophilia 2018 World Congress

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Catalyst Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBIO), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel medicines to address hematology indications, today announced an oral presentation of clinical safety data from the Phase 1/2 study of subcutaneously-administered, prophylactic Factor IX candidate CB 2679d for the treatment of hemophilia B at the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) 2018 World Congress being held May 20-24, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Oral Presentation Details
Presentation Title:Phase 1/2 Trial of Single and Multiple Dose Subcutaneously Administered Factor IX Variant ISU304/CB 2679d: Pharmacokinetics, Activity and Safety
Session:Free Papers: Novel Therapies
Presenter:Dr. Chur Woo You
Date/Time:May 22, 2018 at 16:30 BST

Additional details can be found on the WFH website at A copy of presentation materials can be accessed by visiting the Events and Presentations section of the Catalyst website after the presentation concludes.

About Catalyst Biosciences
Catalyst is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel medicines to address hematology indications. Catalyst is focused on the field of hemostasis, including the subcutaneous prophylaxis of hemophilia and facilitating surgery in individuals with hemophilia. For more information, please visit

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Fletcher Payne, CFO
Catalyst Biosciences, Inc.

Josephine Belluardo, Ph.D.
LifeSci Public Relations

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 09:01