TiGenix : invited to present Cx611 Phase IIa data in plenary session of American College of Rheumatology and participating in

   TiGenix : invited to present Cx611 Phase IIa data in plenary session of
   American College of Rheumatology and participating in other upcoming key
                                 conferences

                                                         Regulated information
                                                            SEPTEMBER 10, 2013

TiGenix invited to present Cx611 Phase IIa data in plenary session of American
                           College of Rheumatology
             and participating in other upcoming key conferences

Leuven (BELGIUM) - September 10, 2013 - TiGenix (NYSE Euronext: TIG), a leader
in the field  of cell therapy,  announced today  that it has  been invited  to 
present the results of its Phase  IIa study of Cx611 in refractory  rheumatoid 
arthritis in a plenary session of the American College of Rheumatology  Annual 
Meeting on  October 29.  Furthermore,  during the  second  half of  2013,  the 
company will be  present at  a number  of key events  in Europe  and the  U.S. 
geared  at  investor,  industry,  and  academic  audiences  to  highlight  the 
commercial potential of  ChondroCelect®, the  first approved  cell therapy  in 
Europe, and  of  the  company's proprietary  allogeneic  stem  cell  programs. 
TiGenix's lead product Cx601 is currently  in Phase III for perianal  fistulas 
in Crohn's disease patients.

September 15- 18
ICRS 2013, Izmir, Turkey
TiGenix Satellite Symposium -  Science & evidence  in knee cartilage  therapy: 
"Mind the Gap: Quick Fix vs. Durable Repair"
Chair: Tim  Spalding (UK)  MBBS.  FRCS, FRCS  Orth. Specialist  Knee  Surgeon, 
University Hospitals Coventry and  Warwickshire NHS Trust. Honorary  Associate 
Professor, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick
Presenters:  Philipp   Niemeyer,  Department   of  Orthopaedic   Surgery   and 
Traumatology, Freiburg University Hospital, Freiburg, Germany; Peter  Verdonk, 
Professor of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Ghent University, Belgium
Date & time: Tuesday, September 17, 1-2 PM

September 17-19
BioPharm America 2013, Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel, Boston, USA
Attendee: Claudia Jimenez, Senior Director Business Development

October 2-3
13th Large & Midcap Event, Palais Brongniart, Paris, France
Attendee: Claudia D'Augusta, CFO

October 14-16
Stem Cell Meeting on the Mesa, La Jolla, California, USA
Presenter: Eduardo Bravo, CEO

October 23-25
The World Conference on Regenerative Medicine, Congress Center Leipzig,
Germany
Presenter: Guido Schopen, VP Medical Affairs & Commercial Operations

October 25-28
European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy (ESGCT) Collaborative Congress '13,
Palacio Municipal de Congresos, Madrid, Spain
Presenters: Wilfried Dalemans, CTO & María Pascual, VP Clinical Operations and
Regulatory Affairs

October 25-30
American College  of  Rheumatology  (ACR)  Annual  Meeting  2013,  San  Diego, 
California, USA
Presenter: Dr.  José María  Álvaro-Gracia,  MD, PhD,  Head of  the  Biological 
Therapies Unit, Hospital Universitario de La Princesa, Madrid, Spain
Session Name: ACR Plenary Session III: Discovery 2013
Presentation: Phase  Ib/IIa Study  On Intravenous  Administration Of  Expanded 
Allogeneic Adipose-Derived  Mesenchymal Stem  Cells In  Refractory  Rheumatoid 
Arthritis Patients
Date & time: Tuesday, October 29, 2013: 11:00 AM-12:30 PM

November 4-6
BIO-Europe 2013, Messe Wien Exhibition and Congress Center, Vienna, Austria
Attendee: Claudia Jimenez, Senior Director Business Development

November 14
2nd Edition Belgian Biotech & Pharma Seminar, The Grand Hyatt, New York, USA
Attendee: Eduardo Bravo, CEO

November 21-24
IFATS meeting, Conrad New York, USA
Presenter: Dr. Gonzalez-Argente,MD, Head of Surgery Department, Hospital
Universitari Son Espases, Palma, Spain
Presentation: Expanded allogeneic adipose-derived stem cells for the treatment
of complex perianal fistula in Crohn's disease: results from a multicenter
Phase I/IIa clinical trial
Date & time: Saturday, November 23: 8:12 AM

Presenter: Eleuterio Lombardo, Scientific Director TiGenix
Presentation: Intralymphatic administration of adipose msenchymal stem cells
shows therapeutic effect in experimental colitis and arthritis
Date & time: Saturday, November 23, 3 PM

For more information:
Eduardo Bravo
Chief Executive Officer
eduardo.bravo@tigenix.com

Claudia D'Augusta
Chief Financial Officer
claudia.daugusta@tigenix.com

Hans Herklots
Director Investor & Media Relations
hans.herklots@tigenix.com
+32 16 39 60 97

About TiGenix

TiGenix NV (NYSE Euronext  Brussels: TIG) is a  leading European cell  therapy 
company with a marketed  product for cartilage  repair, ChondroCelect®, and  a 
strong pipeline with clinical  stage allogeneic adult  stem cell programs  for 
the treatment of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. TiGenix is based out of
Leuven (Belgium) and has operations in Madrid (Spain), and Sittard-Geleen (the
Netherlands). For more information please visit www.tigenix.com.



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