NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:TNXP), which is developing next-generation medicines for fibromyalgia, post-traumatic stress disorder, and episodic tension-type headache, will present at the 15th Annual Biotech in Europe Forum for Global Partnering and Investment in Basel, Switzerland. Leland Gershell, M.D., Ph.D., Tonix's chief financial officer, will deliver a corporate overview on Tuesday, September 29, 2015, at 12:15 p.m. CEST.
Dr. Gershell will also participate in a bio-pharma industry leader roundtable titled "Neuroscience & Pain II - PAIN" on September 29th at 4:40 p.m. CEST. The panel discussion will focus on the latest neuroscience research and development, therapeutic innovations, and advancements in promising product candidates for the treatment and management of pain.
The Annual Biotech in Europe Forum for Global Partnering and Investment brings together a cross-section of early-stage/pre-IPO, late-stage and public companies with leading investors, analysts, money managers and pharma licensing executives. For more information, visit www.sachsforum.com.
About Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp.
Tonix is dedicated to the invention and development of novel pharmaceutical products for medical conditions that it believes have broad societal impact, that are not well served by currently available therapies and that represent large potential commercial opportunities. Tonix's Tonmya™ is currently being evaluated in the Phase 3 AFFIRM study in fibromyalgia. TNX-102 SL, the same proprietary product candidate as Tonmya, is currently being evaluated in the Phase 2 AtEase study in post-traumatic stress disorder. A Phase 2 proof-of-concept study of TNX-201 in episodic tension-type headache is ongoing. This press release and further information about Tonix can be found at www.tonixpharma.com.
Tonmya™, TNX-102 SL and TNX-201 are Investigational New Drugs and have not been approved for any indications.
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