Cempra, Inc. to Present at BIO CEO & Investor Conference and Leerink Swann Global Healthcare Conference

  Cempra, Inc. to Present at BIO CEO & Investor Conference and Leerink Swann
                         Global Healthcare Conference

PR Newswire

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Feb. 5, 2013

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cempra, Inc. (Nasdaq: CEMP)
today announced that Prabhavathi Fernandes, Ph.D., president and chief
executive officer, will present at the BIO CEO & Investor Conference at 9:30
a.m. EST, Feb. 12, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York, and at the Leerink
Swann Global Healthcare Conference at 2 p.m. EST, Feb. 13, at the Waldorf
Astoria in New York. Dr. Fernandes will provide an update of the company's two
differentiated antibiotics, solithromycin (CEM-101) for community-acquired
bacterial pneumonia and CEM-102 (fusidic acid) for the chronic, oral treatment
of gram positive pathogens including methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) in
prosthetic joint infections.

About Cempra, Inc.

Founded in 2006, Cempra, Inc. is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company
focused on developing antibiotics to meet critical medical needs in the
treatment of bacterial infectious diseases. Cempra's two lead product
candidates are in advanced clinical development; solithromycin in Phase 3 for
CABP and CEM-102 in Phase 2 for prosthetic joint infections. Both seek to
address the need for new treatments targeting drug-resistant bacterial
infections in the hospital and in the community. The company also intends to
use its series of proprietary lead compounds from its novel macrolide library
for uses such as the treatment of chronic inflammatory diseases, endocrine
diseases and gastric motility disorders. Additional information about Cempra
can be found at www.cempra.com.

Investor and Media Contacts:
Robert E. Flamm, Ph.D.
Russo Partners, LLC
(212) 845-4226
Robert.flamm@russopartnersllc.com

Andreas Marathovouniotis
Russo Partners, LLC
(212) 845-4235
Andreas.marathis@russopartnersllc.com



SOURCE Cempra, Inc.

Website: http://www.cempra.com
 
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