FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Sept. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PDS Biotechnology Corporation (“PDS Biotech” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: PDSB), a clinical-stage immunotherapy company developing novel cancer therapies and infectious disease vaccines based on the Company’s proprietary Versamune® T-cell activating technology, today announced that its Chief Medical Officer, Lauren V. Wood, M.D. will present key data from the company’s previously reported Phase 1 trial of PDS0101 and planned Phase 2 clinical studies in patients with advanced HPV-associated malignancies at the World Vaccine Congress, being held virtually September 28 – October 1, 2020.
|Abstract:||Versamune® Plus Multi-Epitopic HPV16 Peptides in the Treatment of HPV-Associated Cancers|
|Session:||Cancer & Immunotherapy, Viral Associated Cancers|
|Date:||Wednesday, September 30, 2020|
|Time:||2:05 p.m. ET|
About PDS Biotechnology
PDS Biotech is a clinical-stage immunotherapy company with a growing pipeline of cancer immunotherapies and infectious disease vaccines based on the Company’s proprietary Versamune® T-cell activating technology platform. Versamune® effectively delivers disease-specific antigens for in vivo uptake and processing, while also activating the critical type 1 interferon immunological pathway, resulting in production of potent disease-specific killer T-cells as well as neutralizing antibodies. PDS Biotech has engineered multiple therapies, based on combinations of Versamune® and disease-specific antigens, designed to train the immune system to better recognize disease cells and effectively attack and destroy them.
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