ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX) a clinical-stage vaccine company, announced today that Fred W. Driscoll, VP and CFO, will be presenting at the 8th Annual BIO Investor Forum 2009 at 11:00 am local time on October 29, 2009 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, California. Mr. Driscoll will provide an overview of the company's business strategy and research and development progress. A link to the live presentation can be accessed via the Company website at www.novavax.com under the Investors tab. An archive of the presentation will be available one hour after the event on the Novavax website for 90 days.
About Bio Investor Forum
The Bio Investor Forum, sponsored by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), is a national investor forum to explore investment trends and opportunities in life sciences, with a focus on public and venture-stage growth companies as well as those poised to join the growth "watch list" in 2010. This forum is attended by public and private equity investors, research analysts, investment bankers and industry executives focused on investment and business development opportunities in the life sciences.
BIO represents more than 1,200 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations. BIO members are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology technologies. BIO also produces the annual BIO International Convention, the world's largest gathering of the biotechnology industry, along with industry- leading innovator and partnering meetings held around the world.
Novavax, Inc. is a clinical-stage biotechnology company, creating novel vaccines to address a broad range of infectious diseases worldwide, including H1N1, using advanced proprietary virus-like-particle (VLP) technology. The company produces potent VLP -based, recombinant vaccines utilizing new and efficient manufacturing approaches. Novavax is committed to using its VLP technology to create country-specific vaccine solutions. It recently launched a joint venture with Cadila Pharmaceuticals, named CPL Biologicals, to develop and manufacture vaccines, biological therapeutics and diagnostics in India. Additional information is available on Novavax website: http://www.novavax.com
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