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Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Annual UBS Global Healthcare Conference

Companies mentioned in this article: Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

WATERTOWN, Mass. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTPH), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing a portfolio of potent new antibiotics designed to be effective against multidrug-resistant bacteria, today announced that Guy Macdonald, Tetraphase President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the annual UBS Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, May 21, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The conference will take place at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel.

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the Company's website at http://ir.tphase.com/events.cfm. An archived presentation will be available for 90 days.

About Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Tetraphase is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company using its proprietary chemistry technology to create novel antibiotics for serious and life-threatening multidrug-resistant (MDR) bacterial infections, including those caused by many of the MDR Gram-negative bacteria highlighted as urgent public health threats by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Tetraphase's lead product candidate, eravacycline, is being developed as a broad-spectrum intravenous and oral antibiotic in the IGNITE program (Investigating Gram-negative Infections Treated with Eravacycline). Under this program, two Phase 3 clinical trials are ongoing: IGNITE 1 for the indication of complicated intra-abdominal infections (cIAI) and IGNITE 2 for complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI). Tetraphase has created more than 3,000 novel tetracycline analogs using its technology platform; in addition to eravacycline, Tetraphase has generated multiple preclinical antibiotic candidates that are currently being evaluated for clinical suitability. Please visit www.tphase.com for more company information.


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