STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Loxo Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq:LOXO), a biopharmaceutical company innovating the development of highly selective medicines for patients with genetically defined cancers, will announce financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017 on November 2, 2017 before the NASDAQ market open. At 8:00 a.m. ET that day, Loxo Oncology management will host a conference call to discuss these financial results, in addition to recent updates on development and corporate activities.

To participate in the conference call, please dial (877) 930-8065 (domestic) or (253) 336-8041 (international) and refer to conference ID 78661148. A replay will be available shortly after the conclusion of the call and archived on the company's website for 30 days following the call.

About Loxo Oncology Loxo Oncology is a biopharmaceutical company innovating the development of highly selective medicines for patients with genetically defined cancers. Our pipeline focuses on cancers that are uniquely dependent on single gene abnormalities, such that a single drug has the potential to treat the cancer with dramatic effect. We believe that the most selective, purpose-built medicines have the highest probability of maximally inhibiting the intended target, thereby delivering best-in-class disease control and safety. Our management team seeks out experienced industry partners, world-class scientific advisors and innovative clinical-regulatory approaches to deliver new cancer therapies to patients as quickly and efficiently as possible. For more information, please visit the company's website at  www.loxooncology.com. 

Contacts for Loxo Oncology, Inc.

Company:Jacob S. Van NaardenChief Business Officer jake@loxooncology.com 

Investors:Peter RahmerThe Trout Group, LLC646-378-2973 prahmer@troutgroup.com 

Media:Dan Budwick1AB Media973-271-6085 dan@1abmedia.com

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