Cerus to Present at the Baird's 2013 Health Care Conference on September 10, 2013

  Cerus to Present at the Baird's 2013 Health Care Conference on September 10,
  2013

Baird's Health Care Conference 2013

Business Wire

CONCORD, Calif. -- September 4, 2013

Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ:CERS) announced today that Kevin D. Green, Cerus’
vice president, finance and chief finance officer, is scheduled to present a
corporate update at the Baird 2013 Health Care Conference in New York, NY on
Tuesday, September 10, 2013, at 11:25 am ET.

A live webcast of the presentation will be available from the Investor
Relations page of the Cerus web site at http://www.cerus.com/ir. A replay will
be available for approximately two weeks following the completion of the
event.

ABOUT CERUS

Cerus Corporation is a biomedical products company focused in the field of
blood safety. The company’s INTERCEPT Blood System has been demonstrated to
inactivate a broad range of viruses, bacteria and parasites that may be
present in donated blood, including established threats such as hepatitis B
and C, HIV, West Nile virus and bacteria, as well as emerging pathogens such
as influenza, malaria and dengue. Cerus currently markets and sells the
INTERCEPT Blood System for both platelets and plasma in Europe, the
Commonwealth of Independent States, the Middle East and selected countries in
other regions around the world. In the United States, Cerus is seeking
regulatory approval of the INTERCEPT Blood System for plasma and platelets.
The INTERCEPT red blood cell system is in clinical development. See
http://www.cerus.com for more information.

INTERCEPT and the INTERCEPT Blood System are trademarks of Cerus Corporation.

Contact:

Cerus Corporation
Lainie Corten, 925-288-6319
Senior Director, Global Marketing & Investor Relations