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Deciphera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Participate in Citi's 13th Annual Biotech Conference

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Deciphera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:DCPH), a clinical-stage
biopharmaceutical company focused on addressing key mechanisms of tumor
drug resistance, today announced that Michael Taylor, Ph.D., President
and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in a panel discussion on
targeted therapies in oncology at Citi's 13th Annual Biotech
Conference on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 3:15 PM ET at the Four
Seasons Hotel Boston.

A live webcast of the event will be available on the "Events and
Presentations" page in the "Investors" section of the Company's website
at https://investors.deciphera.com/news-events/events-presentations.
A replay of the webcast will be archived on the Company's website for 90
days following the presentation.

About Deciphera Pharmaceuticals

Deciphera Pharmaceuticals is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company
focused on improving the lives of cancer patients by tackling key
mechanisms of drug resistance that limit the rate and/or durability of
response to existing cancer therapies. Our small molecule drug
candidates are directed against an important family of enzymes called
kinases, known to be directly involved in the growth and spread of many
cancers. We use our deep understanding of kinase biology together with a
proprietary chemistry library to purposefully design compounds that
maintain kinases in a "switched off" or inactivated conformation. These
investigational therapies comprise tumor-targeted agents designed to
address therapeutic resistance causing mutations and immuno-targeted
agents designed to control the activation of immunokinases that suppress
critical immune system regulators, such as macrophages. We have used our
platform to develop a diverse pipeline of tumor-targeted and
immuno-targeted drug candidates designed to improve outcomes for
patients with cancer by improving the quality, rate and/or durability of
their responses to treatment.

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