NW Bio Announces Upcoming Presentation By Dr. Marnix Bosch At Immuno-Oncology Summit
BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics (OTCQB: NWBO) -- ("NW Bio"), a biotechnology company developing DCVax® personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, announced today that Dr. Marnix Bosch, Chief Technical Officer of NW Bio is presenting at 8:00 pm Wednesday evening, August 29, at the Immuno-Oncology Summit being held at the Seaport World Trade Center, 1 Seaport Boulevard in Boston, Massachusetts. The title of his presentation is Clinical Development Of Dendritic Cell-Based Immunotherapies for Cancer. Dr. Bosch will discuss recently published information about the Company's DCVax®-Direct technology.
About Northwest Biotherapeutics
Northwest Biotherapeutics is a biotechnology company focused on developing personalized immunotherapy products designed to treat cancers more effectively than current treatments, without toxicities of the kind associated with chemotherapies, and on a cost-effective basis, in both the North America and Europe. The Company has a broad platform technology for DCVax® dendritic cell-based vaccines. The Company's lead program is a 331-patient Phase III trial in newly diagnosed Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM). GBM is the most aggressive and lethal form of brain cancer, and is an "orphan disease." The Company is also pursuing a Phase I/II trial with DCVax-Direct for all types of inoperable solid tumor cancers. It has completed the 40-patient Phase I portion of the trial, and is preparing for the Phase II portion. The Company previously conducted a Phase I/II trial with DCVax-L for metastatic ovarian cancer together with the University of Pennsylvania.
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