VBL Therapeutics to Present at the Piper Jaffray 30th Annual Healthcare Conference on November 28
TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VBL Therapeutics (Nasdaq: VBLT), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of first-in-class treatments for cancer, today announces it will provide a corporate update, in a Fireside Chat format, at the Piper Jaffray 30th Annual Healthcare Conference, to be held at the Lotte New York Palace on November 27–29, 2017, in New York City.
|Wednesday, November 28|
3:30-3:55 PM Eastern Time
SoHo Track - Hubbard 1, 5th floor
Vascular Biogenics Ltd., operating as VBL Therapeutics, is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of first-in-class treatments for cancer. The Company’s lead oncology product candidate, ofranergene obadenovec (VB-111), is a first-in-class, targeted anti-cancer gene-therapy agent that is positioned to treat a wide range of solid tumors. It is conveniently administered as an IV infusion once every two months. It has been observed to be well-tolerated in >300 cancer patients and demonstrated efficacy signals in an “all comers” Phase 1 trial as well as in three tumor-specific Phase 2 studies. Ofranergene obadenovec is currently being studied in a Phase 3 trial for platinum-resistant ovarian cancer.
Forward Looking Statements
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LifeSci Advisors, LLC
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