Conference Presentation to Include Updates on Three Ongoing Phase 2 Clinical Trials for COVID-19 and Cancer
Atlanta, GA - (NewMediaWire) - January 05, 2022 - GeoVax Labs, Inc. (Nasdaq: GOVX), a biotechnology company developing immunotherapies and vaccines against infectious diseases and cancer, announced today that its Chairman and CEO, David Dodd, will present at the H.C. Wainwright Bioconnect 2022 Virtual Conference taking place January 10-13, 2022. The Company is also scheduling investor meetings with its senior management team during the Biotech Showcase™ virtual conference being held January 17-19, 2022.
At HCW Bioconnect, Mr. Dodd will be sharing the Company’s vision, its platform and program areas, including updates on its three ongoing Phase 2 clinical trials for vaccines against COVID-19 and immunotherapy for head and neck cancer. Mr. Dodd’s presentation will be made available on the conference website beginning Monday, January 10 at 7:00am EST. The slide deck used during the presentation will be available on GeoVax’s website and as furnished (not filed) to the SEC as an exhibit to the Company’s Current Report on Form 8-K available at www.sec.gov.
Interested parties may register for the HCW Bioconnect conference at www.hcwevents.com/bioconnect. Parties interested in scheduling meetings with GeoVax’s management team during the Biotech Showcase conference may register for the conference at www.informaconnect.com/biotech-showcase/.
GeoVax Labs, Inc. is a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing human vaccines and immunotherapies against infectious diseases and cancer using novel proprietary platforms. GeoVax’s product pipeline includes two ongoing Phase 2 clinical trials of GEO-CM04S1 for COVID-19 as a universal booster vaccine to mRNA vaccines authorized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and as a primary vaccine for use in immunocompromised patients. In addition to GEO-CM04S1 for COVID-19, GeoVax is developing GEO-CM02 as a pan-coronavirus vaccine. The Company is also conducting a Phase 1/2 clinical trial of Gedeptin® for treatment of head and neck cancer. Gedeptin® has been granted orphan drug status by the FDA. Additional research and development programs include preventive vaccines against Zika Virus, hemorrhagic fever viruses (Ebola, Sudan, Marburg, and Lassa) and malaria, as well as immunotherapies for multiple solid tumors. The Company’s portfolio of wholly owned, co-owned, and in-licensed intellectual property stands at over 70 granted or pending patent applications spread over 20 patent families.
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This release contains forward-looking statements regarding GeoVax’s business plans. The words “believe,” “look forward to,” “may,” “estimate,” “continue,” “anticipate,” “intend,” “should,” “plan,” “could,” “target,” “potential,” “is likely,” “will,” “expect” and similar expressions, as they relate to us, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. We have based these forward-looking statements largely on our current expectations and projections about future events and financial trends that we believe may affect our financial condition, results of operations, business strategy and financial needs. Actual results may differ materially from those included in these statements due to a variety of factors, including whether: GeoVax is able to obtain acceptable results from ongoing or future clinical trials of its investigational products, GeoVax’s immuno-oncology products and preventive vaccines can provoke the desired responses, and those products or vaccines can be used effectively, GeoVax’s viral vector technology adequately amplifies immune responses to cancer antigens, GeoVax can develop and manufacture its immuno-oncology products and preventive vaccines with the desired characteristics in a timely manner, GeoVax’s immuno-oncology products and preventive vaccines will be safe for human use, GeoVax’s vaccines will effectively prevent targeted infections in humans, GeoVax’s immuno-oncology products and preventive vaccines will receive regulatory approvals necessary to be licensed and marketed, GeoVax raises required capital to complete development, there is development of competitive products that may be more effective or easier to use than GeoVax’s products, GeoVax will be able to enter into favorable manufacturing and distribution agreements, and other factors, over which GeoVax has no control.
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