|Acceleron Speaker:||John Knopf, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of Acceleron|
|Date:||March 4, 2014|
|Time:||8:40 AM (EST)|
|Location:||Salon H, 4 th Floor, Marriott Copley Place|
Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:XLRN), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of novel protein therapeutics for cancer and rare diseases, today announced its participation at the Cowen and Company 34 th Annual Health Care Conference to be held on March 3-5, 2014 at the Marriott Copley Place Hotel in Boston, Mass.
A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the “Events and Presentations” page in the Investors & Media section on the Company’s website ( http://investor.acceleronpharma.com/events.cfm). A replay of the webcast will be available from Acceleron’s website for thirty days after the conference. About Acceleron Acceleron is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of novel protein therapeutics for cancer and rare diseases. The company is a leader in understanding the biology of the Transforming Growth Factor-Beta (TGF-β) protein superfamily, a large and diverse group of molecules that are key regulators in the growth and repair of tissues throughout the human body, and in targeting these pathways to develop important new medicines. Acceleron has built a highly productive R&D platform that has generated innovative clinical and preclinical protein therapeutic candidates with novel mechanisms of action. These protein therapeutic candidates have the potential to significantly improve clinical outcomes for patients with cancer and rare diseases.