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Proteon Therapeutics to Present at the BIO-Europe 2015 Conference November 3

October 28, 2015 at 5:01 PM EDT

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proteon Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq:PRTO), a company developing novel, first-in-class therapeutics to address the medical needs of patients with kidney and vascular diseases, today announced that Company management will present at the BIO-Europe 2015 Conference in Munich on Tuesday, November 3, 2015, at 9:15am CET.

About Proteon Therapeutics

Proteon Therapeutics is committed to improving the health of patients with kidney and vascular diseases through the development of novel, first-in-class therapeutics. Proteon's lead product candidate, vonapanitase (formerly PRT-201), is an investigational treatment intended to improve arteriovenous fistula (AVF) patency, the period of time during which an AVF remains open with adequate blood flow to enable hemodialysis. Proteon is currently evaluating vonapanitase in two Phase 3 clinical trials in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) undergoing surgical creation of a radiocephalic AVF for hemodialysis and has completed a Phase 1 clinical trial in patients with symptomatic peripheral artery disease (PAD). For more information, please visit

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George Eldridge, Proteon Therapeutics, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

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Chris Erdman, MacDougall Biomedical Communications

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