Amicus Therapeutics To Host Conference Call Today At 8:00 A.m. ET To Discuss Regulatory Strategy For Migalastat HCl Monotherapy For Fabry Disease

CRANBURY, N.J., June 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq:FOLD), a biopharmaceutical company at the forefront of therapies for rare and orphan diseases, announced that John F. Crowley, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET this morning. Mr. Crowley will highlight the regulatory strategy for migalastat HCl monotherapy for Fabry disease following a recent Type C meeting with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Interested participants and investors may access the conference call this morning at 8:00 a.m. ET by dialing 877-303-5859 (U.S./Canada) or 678-224-7784 (international). An audio-visual webcast can also be accessed via the Investors section of the Amicus Therapeutics corporate web site at http://www.amicusrx.com , and will be archived for 30 days. Web participants are encouraged to go to the website 15 minutes prior to the start of the call to register, download and install any necessary software.

A telephonic replay of the call will be available for seven days beginning at 11:00 a.m. ET today. Access numbers for this replay are 855-859-2056 (U.S./Canada) and 404-537-3406 (international); participant code 97032659.

About Amicus Therapeutics

Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq:FOLD) is a biopharmaceutical company at the forefront of therapies for rare and orphan diseases. The Company is developing novel, first-in-class treatments for a broad range of human genetic diseases, with a focus on delivering new benefits to individuals with lysosomal storage diseases. Amicus' lead programs include the small molecule pharmacological chaperones migalastat HCl as a monotherapy and in combination with enzyme replacement therapy (ERT) for Fabry disease; and AT2220 (duvoglustat HCl) in combination with ERT for Pompe disease.

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CONTACT: Investors/Media:         Sara Pellegrino         spellegrino@amicusrx.com         (609) 662-5044                  Media:         Dan Budwick         dan@purecommunicationsinc.com         (973) 271-6085

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