|Nick Smith||Senior Director, Corporate Development|
|Norbert Riedel||President & CEO|
|Ashish Khanna||CFO & Chief Business Officer|
|Gary Nachman||BMO Capital Markets|
|Charles Duncan||Cantor Fitzgerald.|
|Jessica Fye||JP Morgan|
Good morning and welcome to the Aptinyx First Quarter 2019 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 and Investor Relations at Aptinyx.