GenVec to Present at Biotech Showcase 2010

Jan 05, 2010, 07:47 ET from GenVec, Inc.

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today GenVec, Inc. (Nasdaq: GNVC) announced that Paul H. Fischer, Ph.D., President and CEO, will present a company overview highlighting recent developments at the Biotech Showcase 2010 on Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at 10:00 am PST at Marines Memorial Club and Hotel in San Francisco, CA.

A webcast of Dr. Fischer's presentation will be available both live and on replay. To access either the live or archived webcast, log on to GenVec's website at, click on "Investor Relations," and proceed to "Webcasts & Data." The replay will be available 24 hours after the live presentation and will be accessible for 30 days.

About GenVec

GenVec, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutic drugs and vaccines. GenVec's lead product, TNFerade(TM), is currently in a pivotal clinical study (PACT) in locally advanced pancreatic cancer. TNFerade has also been and is currently being evaluated for its potential use in the treatment of several other cancers, including esophageal cancer, rectal cancer, and head and neck cancer. GenVec also uses its proprietary adenovector technology to develop vaccines for infectious diseases including HIV, malaria, foot-and-mouth disease, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), and HSV-2. Additional information about GenVec is available at and in the company's various filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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