DUBLIN, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE American: NAVB) (“Navidea” or the “Company”), a company focused on the development of precision immunodiagnostic agents and immunotherapeutics, today announced a conference call to provide updates and discuss strategy, as well as the resignation of Thomas Farb and Agnieszka Winkler as members of the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”), effective December 5, 2021.
The Company will hold the conference call and webcast on Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (EST). Chairman Alexander L. Cappello, Vice Chairman John K. Scott, Jr., and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Michael Rosol will host the call and webcast to provide an update on recent developments and clinical progress.
Michael Rosol, Navidea’s Chief Medical Officer, said, “The senior management of the Company, as well as the Board of Directors, are eager to hold this informational Q&A call with our shareholders to provide updates and outline strategy as we move forward.”
Alexander L. Cappello, Chair of Navidea’s Board of Directors, said, “We look forward to the discussion on the 16th and getting to know our investors and addressing their interests and concerns. We also wish to thank both Thomas Farb and Agnieszka Winkler for their outstanding service on the Board and the valuable insights they have provided during this time of transition for the Company. Their contributions helped shape the direction of the Company as we move forward. We wish them the best in their future endeavors.”
To participate in the call and webcast, please refer to the information below:
Event: Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Business Update
Date: Thursday, December 16, 2021
Time: 5:00 p.m. (EST)
U.S. & Canada Dial-In: 877-407-0312
International Dial-In: +1 201-389-0899
Conference ID: 13725627
Webcast Link: https://webcast-eqs.com/navidbioph20211216/en
A live audio webcast of the conference call will also be available on the investor relations page of Navidea’s corporate website at www.navidea.com. In addition, the recorded conference call can be replayed and will be available for 90 days following the call on Navidea’s website.
Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE American: NAVB) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of precision immunodiagnostic agents and immunotherapeutics. Navidea is developing multiple precision-targeted products based on its Manocept™ platform to enhance patient care by identifying the sites and pathways of disease and enable better diagnostic accuracy, clinical decision-making, and targeted treatment. Navidea’s Manocept platform is predicated on the ability to specifically target the CD206 mannose receptor expressed on activated macrophages. The Manocept platform serves as the molecular backbone of Tc99m tilmanocept, the first product developed and commercialized by Navidea based on the platform. Navidea’s strategy is to deliver superior growth and shareholder return by bringing to market novel products and advancing the Company’s pipeline through global partnering and commercialization efforts. For more information, please visit www.navidea.com.
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