Immunovaccine Inc.

Immunovaccine Inc.

February 03, 2015 07:00 ET

Immunovaccine to Present at 17th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - Feb. 3, 2015) - Immunovaccine Inc. ("Immunovaccine") (TSX:IMV), a clinical stage vaccine and immunotherapy company, today announced that its chief executive officer, Marc Mansour, Ph.D., will present a corporate update at the 17th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference. The conference will take place February 9-10, 2015 at the Waldorf Astoria New York hotel.

Dr. Mansour's presentation will focus on the latest developments for the Company's pipeline of novel vaccine candidates, including lead cancer vaccine, DPX-Survivac, as well as programs focused on respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), anthrax and Ebola virus. Each of these vaccine candidates is formulated in the Company's proprietary DepoVax™ vaccine adjuvanting delivery platform.

Details of Dr. Mansour's presentation are as follows:

Date: Monday, February 9, 2015
Time: 10:00 a.m. (Eastern)
Location: Louis XVI Room
Waldorf Astoria New York Hotel

About DepoVax

DepoVax™ is a patented formulation that provides controlled and prolonged exposure of antigens plus adjuvant to the immune system, resulting in a strong, specific and sustained immune response with the potential for single-dose effectiveness. The DepoVax™ platform is flexible and can be used with a broad range of target antigens for preventative or therapeutic applications. The technology is designed to be commercially scalable, with the potential for years of shelf life stability.

About Immunovaccine

Immunovaccine Inc. develops cancer immunotherapies and infectious disease vaccines based on the Company's DepoVax™ platform, a patented formulation that provides controlled and prolonged exposure of antigens and adjuvant to the immune system. Immunovaccine has advanced two T cell activation therapies for cancer through Phase I human clinical trials. Lead cancer vaccine therapy, DPX-Survivac, is expected to enter Phase II clinical studies in both ovarian cancer and glioblastoma (brain cancer), with Immunovaccine also exploring additional studies in other indications including lymphoma and recurrent ovarian cancer. The Company is also advancing an infectious disease pipeline including innovative vaccines for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), anthrax and Ebola virus.

This press release contains forward-looking information under applicable securities law. All information that addresses activities or developments that we expect to occur in the future, is forward-looking information. Forward-looking statements are based on the estimates and opinions of management on the date the statements are made. However, they should not be regarded as a representation that any of the plans will be achieved. Actual results may differ materially from those set forth in this press release due to risks affecting the company, including access to capital, the successful completion of clinical trials and receipt of all regulatory approvals. Immunovaccine Inc. assumes no responsibility to update forward-looking statements in this press release except as required by law.

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