Vital Therapies, Inc.
Oct 25, 2016

Vital Therapies Announces Upcoming Third Quarter Financial Results Conference Call With Webcast

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vital Therapies, Inc. (Nasdaq:VTL), a biotherapeutic company developing ELAD®, a cell-based therapy targeting the treatment of acute forms of liver failure, will release its third quarter 2016 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, November 3, 2016 followed by a conference call at 4:30 p.m. ET, which will be open to the public via telephone and webcast.  During the conference call, the Company will review financial results and discuss other business matters.

The conference call dial-in numbers are (855) 765-5682 for domestic callers and (919) 825-3204 for international callers. The conference ID number for the call is 1402125.  Participants may access the live webcast via a link on the Vital Therapies website in the ‘Investor Relations' section under ‘Events' at: http://ir.vitaltherapies.com/.  The webcast will be archived on the Company's website shortly after completion of the call.

For those unable to listen in at the designated time, a conference call replay will be available for one week following the conference call, from approximately 7:30 p.m. ET on November 3, 2016 to November 10, 2016. The conference call replay numbers for domestic and international callers are (855) 859-2056 and (404) 537-3406, respectively. The conference ID number for the replay is 1402125. 

Upcoming Investor Conferences

Additionally, the Company will be presenting at the following investor conferences:

A live webcast of each presentation will be available via the Investor Relations page of the Company's website at: http://ir.vitaltherapies.com/. An archive of each presentation will be available for replay via the site as well.

About Vital Therapies, Inc.

Vital Therapies, Inc. is a biotherapeutic company developing a cell-based therapy targeting the treatment of acute forms of liver failure.  The Company's ELAD System is an extracorporeal human allogeneic cellular liver therapy currently in phase 3 clinical trials.  Vital Therapies, Inc. is based in San Diego, California.  Vital Therapies® and ELAD® are trademarks of Vital Therapies, Inc.

Contact:

Vital Therapies, Inc. 
Al Kildani
Vice President, Investor Relations and Business Development
858-673-6840
akildani@vitaltherapies.com