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Knopp Biosciences CEO Dr. Michael Bozik's interview with "The Heartbeat of Main Street" with Bank of America and ForbesBooks

March 18, 2019

Knopp Biosciences’ CEO Dr. Michael Bozik spoke with Gregg Stebben of ForbesBooks during the BIO CEO & Investor Conference regarding Knopp’s clinical-stage small molecule dexpramipexole and our science focused in neurological and immunological diseases with unmet medical need. The full interview is available on SoundCloud via the following link: https://bit.ly/2TQN17V

About Knopp Biosciences LLC

Knopp Biosciences LLC, based in Pittsburgh, PA, USA, is a drug discovery and development company focused on delivering breakthrough treatments for unmet needs in neurology through innovation, experience, and partnership. The company's lead product candidate is dexpramipexole, an orally bioavailable small molecule in Phase 3 development for the treatment of ALS. Biogen Idec holds an exclusive worldwide license from Knopp to develop and commercialize dexpramipexole, with Knopp providing development support and conducting certain U.S. commercialization activities. Knopp's discovery platform is directed to identifying next generation mitochondrial bioenergetic modulators for the treatment of Parkinson's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders.

This press release contains "forward-looking statements," including statements relating to planned regulatory filings and clinical development programs for dexpramipexole. All forward-looking statements are based on management's current assumptions and expectations and involve risks, uncertainties and other important factors, specifically including the uncertainties inherent in clinical trials and product development programs, the availability of funding to support continued research and studies, the availability or potential availability of alternative therapies or treatments, the availability of patent protection for the discoveries and strategic alliances, as well as additional factors that may cause Knopp's actual results to differ from our expectations. There can be no assurance that dexpramipexole will be successfully developed or manufactured or that final results of clinical studies will be supportive of regulatory approvals required to market the product. Knopp undertakes no obligation to update or revise any such forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Media Contact:
Thomas Petzinger Jr.
412-488-1776
tom@knoppbio.com