WALTHAM, Mass., May 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Repligen Corporation (Nasdaq:RGEN) today announced that Walter C. Herlihy, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate update at the Jefferies 2013 Global Healthcare Conference on Monday, June 3, 2013, at 4:30 p.m. EDT. The conference will take place June 3-6 at the Grand Hyatt New York. The Repligen presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed through the Investors section of Company's website at www.repligen.com . The webcast and slide presentation will also be archived for a period of time on the Company's website. About Repligen Corporation Repligen Corporation (Nasdaq:RGEN) is a life sciences company focused on the development, production and commercialization of high-value consumable products used in the process of manufacturing biological drugs. Our bioprocessing products are sold to major life sciences and biopharmaceutical companies worldwide. We are a leading manufacturer of Protein A, a critical reagent used to separate and purify monoclonal antibody therapeutics. We also supply several growth factor products used to increase cell culture productivity during the fermentation stage of drug manufacturing. In addition, we have developed and market our OPUS ® series of pre-packed "plug-and-play" chromatography columns, and we provide test kits to ensure final product quality. Aside from our core bioprocessing business, we have a portfolio of clinical-stage partnering assets, including a pancreatic imaging agent in Phase 3 development and an orphan drug candidate in Phase 1 development. Repligen's corporate headquarters are located in Waltham, MA (USA) and our manufacturing facilities are located in Waltham, MA and Lund, Sweden. This press release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Investors are cautioned that statements in this press release which are not strictly historical statements including, without limitation, statements identified by words like "believe," "expect," "may," "will," "should," "seek," or "could" and similar expressions, constitute forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated, including, risks discussed from time to time in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. We expressly disclaim any responsibility to update forward-looking statements, except as required by law.
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