Kite Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Mar 25, 2015

Kite Pharma to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Results on March 26th, 2015

SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kite Pharma, Inc., (Nasdaq:KITE), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing engineered autologous T cell therapy (eACT™) products based on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and T cell receptor (TCR) gene therapy for the treatment of cancer, today announced that it will issue a press release with its financial results and company highlights for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014, on Thursday, March 26, 2015.

About Kite Pharma

Kite Pharma, Inc., is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of novel cancer immunotherapy products, with a primary focus on eACT™ designed to restore the immune system's ability to recognize and eradicate tumors. Kite is based in Santa Monica, CA. For more information on Kite Pharma, please visit www.kitepharma.com.

CONTACT: Kite Pharma

         Cynthia M. Butitta

         Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer

         310-824-9999

         

         For Media: Justin Jackson

         For Investor Inquiries: Lisa Burns and Nancy Yu

         Burns McClellan

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