HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Feb. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Immunovaccine Inc. (TSX:IMV) (OTCQX:IMMVF), a clinical stage immuno-oncology company, today announced it will participate in this year’s BIO CEO and Investor Conference in New York, NY. This event takes place February 12-13, 2018, at the New York Marriott Marquis.
Frederic Ors, Immunovaccine’s Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present a corporate overview and update on Tuesday, February 13, at 9:15 AM ET in the Wilder Room. The presentation will be available on Immunovaccine’s website at www.imvaccine.com following the meeting.
The BIO CEO & Investor Conference is one of the largest investor conferences focused on established and emerging publicly traded, and select private, biotech companies.
Immunovaccine Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to making immunotherapy more effective, more broadly applicable, and more widely available to people facing cancer and infectious diseases. Immunovaccine is developing T cell-activating cancer immunotherapies based on its patented immuno-stimulating technology platform, which provides controlled and prolonged delivery of immuno-stimulating agents to the immune system.
Immunovaccine has advanced two T cell activation therapies for cancer through Phase 1 human clinical trials, and is currently conducting multiple Phase 1b and Phase 2 studies with Incyte Corporation and Merck. These studies are assessing lead candidate, DPX-Survivac, as a combination therapy in ovarian cancer and diffuse large B cell lymphoma. The Company is also exploring additional applications of its platform for infectious diseases and other therapeutic areas. DPX-RSV is an innovative vaccine candidate for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), which has recently completed a Phase 1 clinical trial. Connect at www.imvaccine.com.
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