|Nick Smith||Senior Director, Corporate Development|
|Norbert Riedel||President and CEO|
|Ashish Khanna||CFO and Chief Business Officer|
|Gerard Smith||SVB Leerink|
|Gary Nachman||BMO Capital Markets|
|Sadia Rahman||Charles Duncan|
|Jessica Fye||J.P. Morgan|
Good morning and welcome to the Aptinyx Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2018 Financial Results Conference Call. At this time, all participants are on listen-only mode.
Following the formal remarks, we will open up the call for your questions. Please be advised, the call is being recorded at the Company's request. At this time, I'd like to turn the call over to Nick Smith, Senior Director of Corporate Development at Aptinyx.