|Nick Smith||Vice President, Corporate Development & IR|
|Norbert Riedel||Chief Executive Officer|
|Andy Kidd||President & Chief Operating Officer|
|Ashish Khanna||Chief Financial Officer & Chief Business Officer|
|Harald Murck||Vice President, Medical and Pharmacovigilance|
|Laura Chico||Wedbush Securities|
|Charles Duncan||Cantor Fitzgerald|
|Myles Minter||William Blair|
|Edmond Choi||BMO Capital Markets|
|Ram Selvaraju||H.C. Wainwright|
Good afternoon, and welcome to the Aptinyx Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode.
Following the formal remarks, we will open up the call for your questions. Please be advised that the call is being recorded at the company's request. At this time, I would like to turn the call over to Nick Smith, Vice President of Corporate Development and Investor Relations at Aptinyx.