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Conatus Pharmaceuticals Announces Late-Breaking Oral Presentation at AASLD Annual Meeting

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CNAT) announced today the delivery of a late-breaking oral presentation at The Liver Meeting®, the annual meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) in San Francisco November 13-17, 2015. The presentation (#LB6), entitled “Emricasan (IDN-6556) administered orally for 28 days lowers portal pressure in patients with compensated cirrhosis and severe portal hypertension,” will be delivered in Room 3000 of the Moscone West Convention Center at 4:15 p.m. PST today by lead author Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao, M.D., a principal investigator in the trial and Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases) at Yale University Medical School; Chief, Digestive Diseases, VA-CT Healthcare System; and Director, Clinical and Translational Core, Yale Liver Center. The presentation visuals will be available after the live presentation in the Data section of the Conatus website at

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