STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Loxo Oncology, Inc. (Nasdaq:LOXO), a biopharmaceutical company innovating the development of highly selective medicines for patients with genetically defined cancers, today announced that the company will be participating in the following upcoming investor conferences:
  • Stifel 2017 Healthcare Conference on November 14, 2017, in New York City. At 2:45 p.m. ET Joshua H. Bilenker, M.D., chief executive officer, will present a corporate overview.
  • Evercore ISI Biopharma Catalyst/Deep Dive Conference on November 30, 2017, in Boston. At 4:35 p.m. ET Joshua H. Bilenker, M.D., chief executive officer, and Jacob S. Van Naarden, chief business officer, will be participating in a fireside chat.

Live webcasts of the presentation and fireside chat will be available at https://ir.loxooncology.com/. A replay of each webcast will be available on the company's website for 30 days.

About Loxo OncologyLoxo 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