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*** Exercise Your Right to Vote *** Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Stockholder Meeting to Be Held on May 29, 2018. PROTAGONIST THERAPEUTICS, INC. You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in the company named above. This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of PROTAGONIST THERAPEUTICS, INC. 7707 GATEWAY BLVD. SUITE 140 NEWARK, CA 94560 the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at www.proxyvote.com or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side). We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. proxy materials and voting instructions. E46032-P05577 See the reverse side of this notice to obtain Meeting Information Meeting Type:Annual Meeting For holders as of:April 9, 2018 Date: May 29, 2018Time: 11:00 AM PDT Location: Pacific Research Center Conference Center 7677 Gateway Blvd. Newark, CA 94560

 


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The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following: 1. To elect the three nominees for Class II director named below to serve until the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until their successors have been duly elected and qualified. Nominees: 01) 02) 03) Chaitan Khosla, Ph.D. William D. Waddill Lewis T. "Rusty" Williams, M.D., Ph.D. The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following proposal: 2. To ratify the selection by the Audit Committee of the Board of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Protagonist Therapeutics' independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018. NOTE: The Board of Directors knows of no other matters that will be presented for consideration at the 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. If any other matters are properly brought before the 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, it is the intention of the person named in the proxy card to vote on such matters in accordance with their best judgment. E46034-P05577 Voting Items

 


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