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11/15/17ContraFect to Present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference
YONKERS, N.Y., Nov. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ:CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, announced today that Steven C. Gilman, PhD, the Company's Chairman and CEO, will participate in an analyst-led fireside chat at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 2:00 PM ET in New York, NY. The chat... 
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11/10/17ContraFect to Present at the 2nd Annual Superdrugs and Superbugs USA Conference
YONKERS, N.Y., Nov. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ:CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced that Cara Cassino, M.D., Executive Vice President of Research and Development and Chief Medical Officer at ContraFect,  will speak at the 2nd annual Superdrugs and Superbugs USA Conference to be held November 13-14th in Iselin, NJ. ... 
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11/09/17ContraFect Announces Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results
YONKERS, N.Y., Nov. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ:CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017.  This quarter, ContraFect completed a public stock offering raising net proceeds of $37.1 million. The Company ended the third quarter with cash, cash equivalents, and marketab... 
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10/17/17ContraFect to Present at the 4th Annual Re-entering Antibacterial Discovery and Development Summit
YONKERS, N.Y., Oct. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ:CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced that Raymond Schuch, Ph.D., Vice President of Research at ContraFect, will speak at the Targeting Gram-Negative Pathogens track of the Re-entering Antibacterial Discovery and Development Summit, to be held on October 18-20 in Boston, M... 
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10/05/17ContraFect Appoints Lisa Ricciardi as Chief Operating Officer
YONKERS, N.Y., Oct. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ:CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announces that it has expanded its senior management team with the appointment of Lisa Ricciardi as Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Ms. Ricciardi will continue to serve in her role as a director of ContraFect. “Lisa has a uniq... 
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09/29/17ContraFect to Present New Data on CF-301 at ID Week 2017
YONKERS, N.Y., Sept. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ:CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announces poster presentations of new data from the CF-301 development program at the ID Week 2017 conference to be held on October 4-8, 2017 in San Diego, CA. “We are pleased to present new data which further support the intended use of CF-... 
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09/28/17ContraFect to Present at The MicroCap Conference
YONKERS, N.Y., Sept. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ:CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced that Steven C. Gilman, Ph.D., the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview at The MicroCap Conference on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 1:00 PM ET in New York, NY. The focus of the presentation w... 
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09/13/17ContraFect to Present at 2017 Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference
YONKERS, N.Y., Sept. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ:CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced that Steven C. Gilman, Ph.D., the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview at the 2017 Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 3:25 PM ET in New York,... 
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09/11/17ContraFect to Present at 2017 World Antimicrobial Resistance Congress
YONKERS, N.Y., Sept. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ:CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced that Cara Cassino, M.D., Executive Vice President of Research and Development and Chief Medical Officer at ContraFect, will be presenting at the 2017 World Antimicrobial Resistance Congress, to be held on September 14-15 in Washington... 
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08/09/17ContraFect Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 08/09/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017. During the second quarter of 2017, ContraFect initiated conduct of a multicenter, multinational Phase 2 clinical study of its novel lysin product ca... 
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08/03/17ContraFect Corporation Announces Issuance of Patent for Novel Approach to Treat Influenza Using Inhaled Antibodies
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 08/03/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued U.S. Patent No. 9,718,875, which is assigned to ContraFect and expires on March 14, 2034. This patent includes claims related to the Company's... 
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07/20/17ContraFect Corporation Prices $40 Million Public Offering of Common Stock and Warrants
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/20/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced the pricing of its underwritten public offering of 32,000,000 shares of its common stock and related warrants to purchase 16,000,000 shares of common stock with an exercise price of $1.55 per share at a combined public offering price of $1.2... 
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07/19/17ContraFect Corporation Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock and Warrants
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/19/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of its common stock and warrants to purchase additional shares of its common stock. All of the securities in the offering are to be sold by ContraFect. Piper Jaffray & Co. is acting... 
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06/01/17ContraFect to Present New Clinical and Microbiological Data on CF-301 at ASM Microbe 2017
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 06/01/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announces five poster presentations of new data from the CF-301 development program at the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Microbe 2017 conference to be held on June 1-5, 2017 in New Orleans, LA. Contra... 
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05/30/17ContraFect Chairman Steven C. Gilman Returns from Temporary Medical Leave
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 05/30/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced that Steven C. Gilman, Ph.D., the Chairman of ContraFect's Board of Directors, intends to return from his temporary medical leave to resume his role as Chief Executive Officer on June 1, 2017. "I want to th... 
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05/25/17ContraFect Announces Initiation of Phase 2 Study Evaluating CF-301 in Patients with Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 05/25/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced the initiation of an international Phase 2 study evaluating its first-in-class lysin, CF-301, as a potential treatment of Staphylococcus aureus (Staph aureus) bacteremia including right sided endocardi... 
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05/08/17ContraFect Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 05/08/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017. The Company ended the first quarter with cash, cash equivalents, and marketable securities of $28.9 million. "During the quarter we made substantial... 
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04/19/17ContraFect to Present New Data at the 27th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Disease (ECCMID)
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 04/19/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announces the presentation of new data from its Phase 1 CF-301 study at the 27th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Disease (ECCMID) to be held on April 22-25, 2017 in Vienna, Austria. Co... 
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03/30/17ContraFect Awarded Funding from CARB-X to Support Gram-Negative Lysin Program
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 03/30/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced that it has been selected to receive a funding award from the Combating Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Biopharmaceutical Accelerator (CARB-X). This award will help accelerate ContraFect's development of... 
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03/15/17CORRECTION - ContraFect Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results and Provides Business Update
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 03/15/17 -- In the news release, "ContraFect Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results and Provides Business Update," issued earlier today by ContraFect Corporation(NASDAQ: CFRX), we are advised by the company the financial tables included in the original release were incorrect. The correct financial tables appear below. The text beneath the tables has also been updated. Complete corrected text follows. ContraFect Reports Fourth Qua... 
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03/15/17ContraFect Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results and Provides Business Update
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 03/15/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016. The Company ended the fourth quarter with cash, cash equivalents, and marketable securities of $35.2 million. "Our team is focused on progressing the de... 
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03/13/17ContraFect Chairman and CEO Steven C. Gilman Takes Temporary Medical Leave
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 03/13/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX) , a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced that Steven C. Gilman, Ph.D., the Company's Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, will be on medical leave from his CEO position as of March 16, 2017. Dr. Gilman w... 
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02/15/17Lisa Ricciardi to Join Board of Directors
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 02/15/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, announced today that it has appointed Lisa Ricciardi to its Board of Directors. Ms. Ricciardi is a Life Sciences executive with deep business development and operational experience. She has worked for top pharmaceutical, payer, and molecul... 
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01/06/17ContraFect Provides Program Update
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 01/06/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX) (NASDAQ: CFRXW), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today provided an update on its clinical development timeline for CF-301. The company now expects to initiate the Phase 2 study of CF-301 in patients with Staphylococcus aureus (Staph aureus) ... 
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01/04/17ContraFect to Present at Biotech Showcase 2017 Conference
YONKERS, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 01/04/17 -- ContraFect Corporation (NASDAQ: CFRX) (NASDAQ: CFRXW), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, announced today that Steven C. Gilman, PhD, the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview at the Biotech Showcase 2017 conference on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 9:... 
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