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GlycoMimetics to Present at Jefferies Healthcare Conference

Companies mentioned in this article: GlycoMimetics, Inc.

GAITHERSBURG, Md. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- GlycoMimetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLYC) today announced that Rachel King, Chief Executive Officer, will present an overview of the company at the Jefferies Healthcare Conference on June 3, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The Conference will take place June 2 through June 5, 2014, in New York, NY.

To access the live webcast and subsequent archived recordings for the presentation, please visit the GlycoMimetics website at

About GlycoMimetics, Inc.

GlycoMimetics is a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of novel glycomimetic drugs to address unmet medical needs resulting from diseases in which carbohydrate biology plays a key role. Glycomimetics are molecules that mimic the structure of carbohydrates involved in important biological processes. Using its expertise in carbohydrate chemistry and knowledge of carbohydrate biology, GlycoMimetics is developing a pipeline of glycomimetic drug candidates that inhibit disease-related functions of carbohydrates, such as the roles they play in inflammation, cancer and infection.

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