DURHAM, N.C., Oct. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chimerix, Inc. (Nasdaq:CMRX), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel antivirals to address unmet medical needs, today announced that it will host a live conference call and audio webcast on Monday, November 7, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. ET to report financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016, and to provide a business overview. To access the live conference call, please dial (877) 354-4056 (domestic) or (678) 809-1043 (international) at least five minutes prior to the start time, and refer to conference ID 97022450. A live audio webcast of the call will also be available on the Investors' section of the Company's website, www.chimerix.com. An archived webcast will be available on the Chimerix website approximately two hours after the event. About Chimerix Chimerix is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to discovering, developing and commercializing novel antivirals in areas of high unmet medical need. Chimerix's proprietary lipid conjugate technology has produced brincidofovir (BCV, CMX001); CMX157, which was licensed to ContraVir Pharmaceuticals; and earlier-stage clinical candidates. Chimerix is also advancing a clinical candidate for norovirus infection, CMX521. For further information, please visit Chimerix's website www.chimerix.com.