PALO ALTO, Calif., April 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ocera Therapeutics (Nasdaq:OCRX), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on acute and chronic orphan liver diseases, today announced that it will release its first quarter financial results on May 8, 2014 at approximately 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The company will host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time that same day. A replay of the call will be available for one month following the event. To access the conference call via the Internet, go to www.ocerainc.com. To access the live conference call via phone, dial 1-877-317-6789. International callers may access the live call by dialing 1-412-317-6789. The reference name to enter the call is Ocera Therapeutics, Inc. The replay of the conference call may be accessed that same day after 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time, via the Internet, at www.ocerainc.com, or via phone at 1-877-344-7529 for domestic callers, or 1-412-317-0088 for international callers. The reference number to enter the replay of the call is 10045394. About Ocera Ocera Therapeutics, Inc. is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of OCR-002 (ornithine phenylacetate). OCR-002 is an ammonia scavenger which has been granted Orphan Disease and Fast Track status from the FDA to treat hyperammonemia and associated hepatic encephalopathy in patients with liver cirrhosis, acute liver failure and acute liver injury. For additional information, please see www.ocerainc.com.
CONTACT: Jeri Hilleman Ocera Therapeutics, Inc. Communications@ocerainc.com 650-475-0158