Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 16th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 16th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference  BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., Feb. 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:CYCC) (Nasdaq:CYCCP) ("Cyclacel" or the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company developing oral therapies that target the various phases of cell cycle control for the treatment of cancer and other serious disorders, today announced that the Company will present at the 16th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference, being held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City, New York. Spiro Rombotis, President and Chief Executive Officer, will provide an overview of the Company and its progress in key programs on Monday, February 10, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern in the Duke of Windsor room.  Cyclacel's presentation will be webcast live and archived for 90 days on the Corporate Presentations page of the Cyclacel website at www.cyclacel.com.  About Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.  Cyclacel is a biopharmaceutical company developing oral therapies that target the various phases of cell cycle control for the treatment of cancer and other serious diseases. Sapacitabine, Cyclacel's most advanced product candidate, is the subject of SEAMLESS, a Phase 3 trial being conducted under an SPA with the FDA as front-line treatment for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) in the elderly, and other studies for myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and solid tumors including breast, lung, ovarian and pancreatic cancer and in particular those carrying gBRCA mutations. Cyclacel's strategy is to build a diversified biopharmaceutical business focused in hematology and oncology based on a development pipeline of novel drug candidates. Please visit www.cyclacel.com for additional information.  © Copyright 2014 Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. All Rights Reserved. The Cyclacel logo and Cyclacel® are trademarks of Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.   CONTACT: Company:          Paul McBarron          (908) 517-7330          pmcbarron@cyclacel.com                   Investor Relations:          Russo Partners LLC, Robert Flamm          (212) 845-4226          robert.flamm@russopartnersllc.com  Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals logo