TAMPA, Fla., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxis International, Inc. (OXIS) (OXI.PA) a biotechnology company focused on cannabinoid therapy development and commercialization, announced today Oxis CEO Tony Cataldo will hold a conference call on Tuesday March 31, 2015 at 4:15pm EST to update shareholders and other interested parties on corporate developments at Oxis Biotech, Inc.
Oxis Chairman and CEO Tony Cataldo stated, "The first quarter of 2015 has been very exciting for Oxis and our shareholders. There is a lot going on inside Oxis and sometimes it is better to speak with our shareholders and market participants so everyone can understand what all of the excitement is about. I am using the same approach that I used when, as founder, I created Lion Biotechnologies, Inc. (LBIO) which has enjoyed dramatic success. We have acquired intellectual property assets, brought world class scientists on board, completed financings, and partnered with some of the best medical research facilities in the world. Oxis, has grown dramatically and achieved significant milestones recently. We get lots of questions about Lion, Oxis, the comparisons between the two companies and our plans for the future. Some things just can't be explained as well through news releases as through conversation. So, I am looking forward to speaking with shareholders and taking questions on March 31."
Shareholders and interested parties are invited to participate in the conference call. The call will start promptly at 4:15pm EST on Tuesday, March 31, 2015. The dial in number for the call is 712.775.7031. Meeting ID number is 576-591-822.
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ABOUT OXIS BIOTECH, INC. - OXIS is a biotech company that develops and commercializes innovative drugs of therapeutic molecules including cannabinoids, which are focused on several cancer indications. Oxis address the clinical shortcomings of existing commercial products in related fields. OXIS has formed relationships with some of the worlds leading cannabinoid researchers and institutions to advance it's technologies.
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