GenVec to Present at the 13th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GenVec, Inc. (Nasdaq:  GNVC) today announced that Paul H. Fischer, Ph.D., GenVec's President and CEO, will present a company overview highlighting recent developments at the 13th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. EST at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City.

A webcast of Dr. Fischer's presentation will be available both live and on replay.  To access either the live or archived webcast, log on to GenVec's website at www.genvec.com, click on "Investor Relations," and proceed to "Webcasts & Data."  The replay will be available 3 hours after the live presentation and will be accessible for 30 days.

About GenVec

GenVec, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company using superior, proprietary technology to create differentiated vaccines and therapeutics that are developed and commercialized through collaborations. GenVec is working with leading companies and organizations such as Novartis, Merial, and the US Government to support a portfolio of product programs that address the prevention and treatment of a number of significant human and animal health concerns. GenVec's development programs address therapeutic areas such as hearing loss, balance disorders, and cancer; as well as vaccines against infectious diseases including respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), HSV-2, dengue fever, influenza, HIV, malaria, and foot-and-mouth disease. Additional information about GenVec is available at www.genvec.com and in the Company's various filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Investor and Media Contact:

GenVec, Inc.

Douglas J. Swirsky

(240) 632-5510

[email protected]



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