VBL Therapeutics to Present at Upcoming Conferences in October
TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VBL Therapeutics (Nasdaq: VBLT ), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of first-in-class treatments for cancer, today announced that the company will provide a corporate overview at two events during October, as detailed below. In addition the Company will present data on its novel MOSPD2 program at ECTRIMS 2018 - European Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis.
Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference - Presentation Details Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Time: 10:20am Eastern Time Location: InterContinental New York Barclay Hotel, New York Webcast: http://wsw.com/webcast/cantor7/vbl/ Chardan Gene Therapy Conference - Presentation Details Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018 Time: 1:30pm Eastern Time Location: Westin Grand Central Hotel, New York Webcast: http://wsw.com/webcast/chard2/vbl/ ECTRIMS 2018 - Poster Presentation Details: Abstract: MOSPD2: A Novel Therapeutic Target for the Treatment of CNS Inflammation Session title: Poster Session 2 Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018 Time: 5:15-7:15pm Central European Summer Time Poster #: P871 Location: City Cube Messe Berlin
About VBLVascular Biogenics Ltd., operating as VBL Therapeutics, is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of first-in-class treatments for cancer. The Company’s lead oncology product candidate, ofranergene obadenovec (VB-111), is a first-in-class, targeted anti-cancer gene-therapy agent that is positioned to treat a wide range of solid tumors. It is conveniently administered as an IV infusion once every two months. It has been observed to be well-tolerated in >300 cancer patients and demonstrated efficacy signals in an “all comers” Phase 1 trial as well as in three tumor-specific Phase 2 studies. Ofranergene obadenovec is currently being studied in a Phase 3 trial for platinum-resistant ovarian cancer.
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