About Bioblast Pharma Ltd. Bioblast Pharma is a clinical-stage biotechnology company committed to developing clinically meaningful therapies for patients with rare and ultra-rare genetic diseases. Bioblast is traded on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol "ORPN". For more information, please visit our website: www.BioblastPharma.com, the content of which is not incorporated herein by reference.Forward Looking Statements This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other Federal securities laws. For example, the company is using forward-looking statements when it discusses its expected transfer to the Nasdaq Capital Market, its potential to regain compliance with Nasdaq listing requirements, the possibility that the Company will be entitled to an extension of the cure period for an additional 180 days and the potential for a reverse stock split, which may not occur on a timely basis or at all. Because such statements deal with future events and are based on Bioblast Pharma Ltd.'s current expectations, they are subject to various risks and uncertainties and actual results, performance or achievements of Bioblast Pharma could differ materially from those described in or implied by the statements in this press release, including those discussed under the heading "Risk Factors" in Bioblast Pharma's Annual Report on Form 20-F filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on February 24, 2017, and in any subsequent filings with the SEC. Except as otherwise required by law, Bioblast Pharma disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof, whether as a result of new information, future events or circumstances or otherwise.
INVESTOR CONTACTMatthew P. DuffyManaging DirectorLifeSci Advisors LLCMatthew@lifesciadvisors.comPhone: 212-915-0685