Sophiris Bio to Present at BIO CEO & Investor Conference

Feb 02, 2016, 16:01 ET from Sophiris Bio Inc.

SAN DIEGO and VANCOUVER, Feb. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Sophiris Bio Inc. (NASDAQ: SPHS) (the "Company" or "Sophiris"), a biopharmaceutical company developing topsalysin for the treatment of urological diseases, today announced that Randall E. Woods, president and chief executive officer, will present a corporate overview and review recent clinical data at the 18th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. ET in New York City.

The presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed through the Company's Investor Relations page at, and will be available on their website for 90 days.

About Sophiris
Sophiris Bio Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company developing topsalysin, a clinical-stage, targeted therapy for the treatment of urological diseases. Topsalysin is in Phase 3 clinical development for the treatment of the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and is designed to be as efficacious as pharmaceuticals, less invasive than the surgical interventions, and without the sexual side effects seen with existing treatments. Topsalysin is also currently in a Phase 2a proof of concept study for the treatment of localized low to intermediate risk prostate cancer. For more information, please visit

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