TranS1 Inc. Announces Participation At The 2012 Stifel Nicolaus Healthcare Conference

WILMINGTON, N.C., Aug. 28, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TranS1 Inc. (Nasdaq:TSON) announced today that Ken Reali, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Joe Slattery, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to present at the 2012 Stifel Nicolaus Healthcare Conference in Boston, MA on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 10:55 am ET. Institutional investors that wish to request a meeting with TranS1 should contact Stifel Nicolaus.

About TranS1 Inc.

TranS1 is a medical device company focused on designing, developing and marketing products to treat degenerative conditions of the spine affecting the lower lumbar region. TranS1 currently markets the AxiaLIF® family of products for single and two level lumbar fusion, the VEO TM lateral access and interbody fusion system, and the Vectre TM and Avatar TM posterior fixation systems for lumbar fixation supplemental to AxiaLIF fusion. TranS1 was founded in May 2000 and is headquartered in Wilmington, North Carolina. For more information, visit
CONTACT: Investors:         TranS1 Inc.         Joseph P. Slattery, 910-332-1700         Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer                  Westwicke Partners         Mark Klausner, 443-213-0501