SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MabVax Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: MBVX), a clinical stage immuno-oncology drug development company announced today its CEO, David Hansen, will host an investor webcast and conference call on Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT. A brief Q & A session will follow the presentation.
Mr. Hansen will provide an overview of the company's differentiated approach to Immuno-Oncology as well as further outline plans to initiate two complementary Phase I clinical trials in the first quarter of 2016. One Phase I trial will be a safety study for its fully-human antibody candidate, HuMab 5B1, as a therapeutic treatment for metastatic pancreatic cancer, and a second Phase I trial will be aimed at demonstrating the utility of 89Zr-HuMab 5B1, the Company's radio-labeled HuMab 5B1 antibody, as a next-generation PET imaging agent for the diagnosis, staging, and management of pancreatic cancer.
The live webcast, with illustrative slides, can be accessed at http://public.viavid.com/index.php?id=116829 or at the investor relations section of the Company's web site, http://www.mabvax.com/investor-overview.php
To access the conference call, dial (855) 327-6837.
International callers should dial (631) 891-4304.
A replay of the webcast will be available at the investor relations section of the Company's web site, http://www.mabvax.com/investor-overview.php.
MabVax Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. is a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on the development of vaccine and antibody based products to address unmet medical needs in the treatment of cancer. MabVax has discovered a pipeline of human monoclonal antibody products based on the protective immune responses generated by patients who have been immunized against targeted cancers with the Company's proprietary vaccines. MabVax also has the exclusive license to the therapeutic vaccines from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. MabVax has two cancer vaccines targeting recurrent sarcoma and ovarian cancer in proof of concept Phase II multi-center clinical trials, and a vaccine targeting neuroblastoma that will be ready for Phase II clinical trial later this year. Additional information about the Company is available at www.mabvax.com.
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