Biovest to Present at ROTH Capital OC Growth Stock Conference

TAMPA, Fla. & MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Biovest International, Inc. (OTCQB:“BVTI”) today announced that the Company is scheduled to present at the 23rd Annual ROTH Capital Orange County Growth Stock Conference on Monday, March 14th at 4:30 p.m. (PST). The Conference is being held March 13-16 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, Laguna Niguel, California, and Biovest’s presentation can be accessed via a live and archived webcast.

Dr. Carlos F. Santos, Biovest’s Senior Vice President, Scientific Affairs, Product Development & Regulatory Affairs, will present an overview of BiovaxID®, a late-stage personalized cancer vaccine developed in collaboration with the National Cancer Institute for the treatment of follicular non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and other B-cell lymphomas. Dr. Santos will also review anticipated upcoming corporate milestones.

Biovest ROTH Conference Presentation Details:

EVENT: ROTH Capital OC Growth Stock Conference

WHEN: Monday, March 14, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. (PST)

WHERE: Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel, California

WEBCAST: Available at or at

To meet with Biovest at this event, please contact Douglas Calder at 813-507-2558 or [email protected].

About Biovest International, Inc.

Biovest International, Inc. is an emerging leader in the field of active personalized immunotherapies. In collaboration with the National Cancer Institute, Biovest has developed a patient-specific, cancer vaccine, BiovaxID®, with three clinical trials completed, including a Phase III study, demonstrating evidence of safety and efficacy for the treatment of indolent follicular non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

Headquartered in Tampa, Florida with its bio-manufacturing facility based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Biovest is publicly-traded on the OTCQB™ Market with the stock-ticker symbol “BVTI”, and is a majority-owned subsidiary of Accentia Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: “ABPI”).

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Biovest International, Inc.
Douglas Calder, 813-864-2558
Vice President, Strategic Planning & Capital Markets
[email protected]

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