Synta to Present at the Lazard Capital Markets 9th Annual Healthcare Conference

  Synta to Present at the Lazard Capital Markets 9th Annual Healthcare
  Conference

Business Wire

LEXINGTON, Mass. -- November 09, 2012

Synta Pharmaceuticals Corp. (NASDAQ: SNTA) today announced that the Company
will present at the Lazard Capital Markets 9^th Annual Healthcare Conference
on Wednesday, November 14 at 10:30 a.m. (EST) in New York.

A live audio webcast and replay of the presentation will be available on the
"Investors" section of the Company's website, www.syntapharma.com.

About Synta Pharmaceuticals

Synta Pharmaceuticals Corp. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on
discovering, developing, and commercializing small molecule drugs to extend
and enhance the lives of patients with severe medical conditions, including
cancer and chronic inflammatory diseases. Synta has a unique chemical compound
library, an integrated discovery engine, and a diverse pipeline of clinical-
and preclinical-stage drug candidates with distinct mechanisms of action and
novel chemical structures. All Synta drug candidates were invented by Synta
scientists using our compound library and discovery capabilities. For more
information, please visit www.syntapharma.com.

Contact:

Synta Pharmaceuticals Corp.
George Farmer, 781-541-7125