DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IMV Inc. (Nasdaq: IMV; TSX: IMV), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company pioneering a novel class of cancer immunotherapies and vaccine against infectious diseases, today announced that company’s Chief Executive Officer, Frederic Ors will participate at the Vaccines Panel of the 20th Annual Biotech in Europe Forum held on September 21-24, 2020.
The Vaccines Panel will be held on Monday September 21 at 13:05 CET (7.05 am ET) and will be chaired by Thomas Shrader, Managing Director & Healthcare Analyst, BTIG, LLC.
Other panelists include:
- Andrei Floroiu, President & CEO, Vaxart Inc.
- Andrew Allen, Co-Founder, President & CEO, Gritstone Oncology, Inc.
- Johan Van Hoof, Global Therapeutic Area, Head of Infectious Diseases & Vaccines, and Managing Director, Janssen Vaccines & Prevention B.V.
The 20th Annual Biotech in Europe Forum is recognized as the leading international stage for investing and partnering in the biotech and life science industry. This highly transactional event draws together an exciting cross-section of early-stage/pre-IPO, late-stage, and public companies with leading investors, analysts, money managers, and pharma licensing executives. Under current circumstances, including travel restrictions, #Sachs_BEF will be held in a digital format. Please, note that it is a private event—registration on the event website.
IMV Inc. is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to making immunotherapy more effective, more broadly applicable, and more widely available to people facing cancer and other serious diseases. IMV is pioneering a new class of cancer-targeted immunotherapies and vaccines based on the Company’s proprietary drug delivery platform. This patented technology leverages a novel mechanism of action that enables the programming of immune cells in vivo, which are aimed at generating powerful new synthetic therapeutic capabilities. IMV’s lead candidate, DPX-Survivac, is a T cell-activating immunotherapy that combines the utility of the platform with a target: survivin. IMV is currently assessing DPX-Survivac as a monotherapy in advanced ovarian cancer, as well as a combination therapy in multiple clinical studies with Merck. IMV is also developing a DPX-based vaccine to fight against COVID-19. Visit www.imv-inc.com and connect with us on Twitter and LinkedIn.
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