Arch Therapeutics Announces Participation at the 2013 Boulder Peptide Symposium in Colorado September 25-27

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwired - Sep 20, 2013) - Arch Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: ARTH) ("Arch" or the "Company"), today announced it will be featured as a presenting company at the Boulder Peptide Symposium 2013. The conference is being held September 25-27, 2013, at the St Julien Hotel in Boulder, Colorado.

Terrence W. Norchi, MD, CEO of Arch Therapeutics, will provide an overview of the medical device Company's plan to commercialize novel products using their proprietary self-assembling peptide technology during a live presentation to a significant audience of conference attendees. If you are a member of the industry or a non-profit, academic, or government group, and would like to attend the Company's presentation, please click on the following link to register for the Boulder Peptide Symposium 2013.

About Arch Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: ARTH)
Arch Therapeutics, Inc. is a medical device company developing a novel approach to stop bleeding (hemostasis) and control leaking (sealant) during surgery and trauma care. Arch is developing products based on an innovative self-assembling peptide technology platform to make surgery and interventional care faster and safer for patients. Arch's flagship development stage product candidate, known as AC5™, is being designed to achieve hemostasis in minimally invasive and open surgical procedures. Find out more at

About Boulder Peptide Society
The Boulder Peptide Society is a non-profit 501(3)c organization dedicated to supporting the advancement of peptide therapeutics. The Society organizes the Annual Boulder Peptide Symposium as a key vehicle for driving the science and technology in this important field.

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On Behalf of the Board,
Terrence W. Norchi, MD.
Arch Therapeutics, Inc.

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