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Leap Therapeutics to Present at the 2019 Needham & Company 18th Annual Healthcare Conference

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Leap Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPTX), a biotechnology company focused on developing targeted and immuno-oncology therapeutics, today announced that Christopher K. Mirabelli, Ph.D., Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview at the 2019 Needham & Company 18th Annual Healthcare Conference, being held in New York City on April 9-10, 2019.

Leap Presentation Details:

2019 Needham & Company 18th Annual Healthcare Conference 
Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 
Time: 12:50 P.M.

The presentation will be webcast live and may be accessed on the Investors page of the company's website at https://www.leaptx.com/investors, where a replay of the event will also be available for a limited time.

About Leap Therapeutics 
Leap Therapeutics (NASDAQ:LPTX) is focused on developing targeted and immuno-oncology therapeutics. Leap's most advanced clinical candidate, DKN-01, is a humanized monoclonal antibody targeting the Dickkopf-1 (DKK1) protein, a Wnt pathway modulator. DKN-01 is in clinical trials in patients with esophagogastric, hepatobiliary, gynecologic, and prostate cancers. Leap's second clinical candidate, TRX518, is a humanized GITR agonist monoclonal antibody designed to enhance the immune system's anti-tumor response that is in advanced solid tumor studies. For more information about Leap Therapeutics, visit http://www.leaptx.com or our public filings with the SEC that are available via EDGAR at http://www.sec.gov or via https://www.leaptx.com/investors.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, which involve risks and uncertainties. These statements include statements relating to Leap's expectations with respect to the development and advancement of DKN-01, TRX518, and other programs, including the initiation, timing and design of future studies, enrollment in future studies, business development, and other future expectations, plans and prospects. Detailed information regarding factors that may cause actual results to differ materially will be included in Leap Therapeutics' periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), including Leap Therapeutics' Form 10-K that Leap filed with the SEC on April 1, 2019. Any forward looking statements contained in this release speak only as of its date. We undertake no obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this release to reflect events or circumstances occurring after its date or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

CONTACT:

Douglas E. Onsi 
Chief Financial Officer 
Leap Therapeutics, Inc.
617-714-0360
donsi@leaptx.com

Heather Savelle  
Investor Relations  
Argot Partners 
212-600-1902 
heather@argotpartners.com

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SOURCE Leap Therapeutics, Inc.

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