PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Advaxis, Inc., (OTCBB: ADXS), a leader in developing the next generation of immunotherapies for cancer and infectious diseases, today announced that Tom Moore, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 10th Annual BIO Investor Forum on Tuesday, October 25th in San Francisco.
Advaxis’ presentation will begin at 9:30 a.m. PST. A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the Company's website at www.advaxis.com.
About the 10th Annual BIO Investor Forum
The 10th Annual BIO Investor Forum assembles a select group of public and venture-stage growth companies, as well as top public and private equity investors, to explore investment trends and opportunities in life sciences. In addition to expert-led workshops and panel discussions focusing on industry trends, the conference features presentations by over 100 biotech companies poised to join the growth “watch list” in 2011, as well as a number of nonprofit and venture philanthropy organizations. For more information, please visit the BIO Investor Forum website.
About Advaxis, Inc.
Advaxis is a biotechnology company developing the next generation of immunotherapies for cancer and infectious diseases. Advaxis immunotherapies are based on a novel platform technology using live attenuated Listeria monocytogenes (Lm) that are bio-engineered to secrete an antigen/adjuvant fusion protein that redirects the powerful immune response all human beings have to Lm to the cancer, itself.
ADXS-HPV, Advaxis’ first construct is being evaluated in 4 Phase 2 clinical trials for HPV associated diseases (CIN 2/3, cervical cancer, and head & neck cancer) with over 130 patients dosed to date. Over fifteen (15) distinct constructs are in various stages of development, either developed directly by the Company and through strategic collaborations with recognized centers of excellence such as: the National Cancer Institute, Cancer Research – UK, the Wistar Institute, the University of Pennsylvania, and the Department of Homeland Security among others. For more information please visit: advaxis.com | Facebook | twitter | LinkedIn
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Diana Moore, 609-452-9814
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