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Curetis to host conference call and webcast on GEAR acquisition

(lifePR) (Holzgerlingen / Amsterdam, the Netherlands, ) Curetis N.V. (the "Company" and, together with Curetis GmbH, "Curetis"), a developer of next-level molecular diagnostic solutions, today announced that it will host a public conference call and webcast on September 8, 2016, at 03:00 pm CET / 09:00 am EST to present its asset acquisition agreement with Siemens Technology Accelerator GmbH (STA) announced earlier today. Under the terms of the agreement, Curetis has acquired sole commercial rights from STA to the GEAR GEnetic Antibiotic Resistance and Susceptibility platform and database with all its content, numerous GEAR-related patents and patent applications, as well as all corresponding know-how.

The conference call will be supplemented by a presentation, which can be accessed during the call at http://www.curetis.com/en/investors/background-information.html. The live webcast and a replay will be available at http://curetis080916-live.audio-webcast.com (participants' passcode curetis0916).

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Curetis AG

Founded in 2007, Curetis is a molecular diagnostics company which focuses on the development and commercialization of reliable, fast and cost-effective products for diagnosing severe infectious diseases. The diagnostic solutions of Curetis enable rapid multi-parameter pathogen and antibiotic resistance marker detection in only a few hours, a process that today can take up to days or even weeks with other techniques.

To date, Curetis has raised EUR 44.3 million in an IPO on Euronext Amsterdam and Euronext Brussels and private equity funds of over EUR 63.5 million. The company is based in Holzgerlingen near Stuttgart, Germany. Curetis has signed collaboration agreements with Heraeus Medical and Cempra Inc. as well as several international distribution agreements covering many countries across Europe, the Middle East and Asia.