SAN JOSE, Calif., July 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Anixa Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANIX), a biotechnology company focused on the treatment and prevention of cancer and infectious diseases, today announced that due to public health and safety concerns related to the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic and to support the health and well-being of its stockholders, employees and others, the Company is changing its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the "Annual Meeting") to a virtual-only format that will be held via live audio webcast.
As previously announced, the Annual Meeting will be held on August 13, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, but will be held via live audio webcast. Any shareholders that wish to participate, vote and ask questions at the virtual Annual Meeting should log in at www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/ANIX2020 and then enter the control number found on their proxy card, voting instruction or notice previously received. Further information regarding this change to a virtual Annual Meeting can be found in the supplemental proxy materials filed by Anixa with the Securities and Exchange Commission on July 20, 2020.
About Anixa Biosciences, Inc.
Anixa is a publicly-traded biotechnology company developing a number of programs addressing cancer and infectious disease. Anixa's therapeutic portfolio includes a cancer immunotherapy program which uses a novel type of CAR-T, known as chimeric endocrine receptor T-cell (CER-T) technology, and a Covid-19 therapeutics program focused on inhibiting certain viral protein function. The company's vaccine portfolio consists of a technology focused on the immunization against α-Lactalbumin to prevent triple negative breast cancer (TNBC). Anixa continually examines emerging technologies in complementary fields for further development and commercialization. Additional information is available at www.anixa.com.
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