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Auris Medical to Host Key Opinion Leader Event Focused on Clinical-Stage Pipeline on June 16 in New York City
  • Program to highlight AM-125 for vertigo and upcoming Phase 3 data readouts for AM-111 and Keyzilen®
  • Featured presentation by Dr. Elias Michaelides, Yale School of Medicine

Zug, Switzerland, May 31, 2017 - Auris Medical Holding AG (NASDAQ: EARS), a clinical-stage company dedicated to developing therapeutics that address important unmet medical needs in neurotology, today announced that it will host a Key Opinion Leader event on Friday, June 16, 2017, at 8 am EDT in New York City. The event will focus on Auris Medical's clinical-stage pipeline and feature a presentation by Elias Michaelides, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, Otolaryngology and Director of the Hearing and Balance Program at the Yale School of Medicine.

To reserve a seat, please contact Cindy McGee via e-mail at investors@aurismedical.com. A live webcast will be available through the Events and Presentations page in the Investors section of the Auris Medical website at www.aurismedical.com and a replay of the presentation will be available following the event.

Auris Medical's clinical-stage development pipeline includes AM-111 for acute inner ear hearing loss, Keyzilen® (AM-101) for acute inner ear tinnitus and AM-125 for the intranasal treatment of vertigo. Auris Medical is currently enrolling patients in two Phase 3 clinical trials of AM-111, with top-line results from the HEALOS trial expected in the fall of 2017. Auris Medical is also enrolling patients in the TACTT3 trial of Keyzilen® (AM-101) and expects to announce top-line results in the first quarter of 2018. In addition, Auris Medical will initiate a Phase 1 trial of AM-125 in 2017.

About Auris Medical

Auris Medical is a Swiss biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing therapeutics that address important unmet medical needs in neurotology. The Company is focused on the Phase 3 development of treatments for acute inner ear hearing loss (AM-111) and for acute inner ear tinnitus (Keyzilen®; AM-101) by way of intratympanic administration with biocompatible gel formulations. In addition, Auris Medical is developing intranasal betahistine for Meniere's disease and vestibular vertigo (AM-125) as well as early-stage research and development projects. The Company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland. The shares of Auris Medical Holding AG trade on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol "EARS."

Forward-looking Statements

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Company contact: Cindy McGee, Head of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications, +41 61 201 1350, investors@aurismedical.com

Media contact: David Schull, Russo Partners, 1-858-717-2310,
david.schull@russopartnersllc.com

Auris Medical AG