Incysus Therapeutics to Participate in Evercore ISI HealthCONx Conference
NEW YORK, Nov. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Incysus Therapeutics, Inc. (“Incysus”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on delivering an innovative gamma-delta (γδ) T cell immunotherapy for the treatment of cancers, today announced that William Ho, President and Chief Executive Officer of Incysus will participate in a panel, entitled, “Cell Therapy, Make Room,” during the 2nd Annual Evercore ISI HealthCONx Conference on Wednesday, December 4 at 11:45 a.m. Eastern Time. The conference will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel Boston, MA.
Panel Title: “Cell Therapy, Make Room” Date and Time: Wednesday, December 4, 11:45 a.m. Eastern Time Panelist: William Ho, President and Chief Executive Officer, Incysus Therapeutics Location: Four Seasons Hotel Boston, Blaxton Room, 200 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116
About Incysus Therapeutics, Inc. Incysus is focused on delivering a novel off-the-shelf cell therapy for the treatment of cancer. By using genetically modified gamma-delta (γδ) T cells, the Company’s technology addresses the challenges that immunotherapies face targeting cold, low mutation cancers. Incysus’ immuno-oncology programs include activated and gene-modified adoptive cellular therapies that protect cells from chemotherapy and allow novel combinations to disrupt the tumor microenvironment and more selectively target cancer cells. Since the Company’s inception in early 2016, Incysus has received FDA clearance of two Investigational New Drug applications (INDs) and has initiated several cancer programs in early pre-clinical stages, including a checkpoint combination program. The Company’s first program is targeted to leukemia and lymphoma and its second program is targeted for the treatment of newly diagnosed glioblastoma (GBM). In collaboration with our academic partners, including UAB, Incysus has advanced its technology and expects to begin both Phase 1 trials shortly. Information about the Company’s clinical trial in GBM (NCT04165941) can be found here: http://bit.ly/2Xx5MN6 and for leukemia and lymphoma (NCT03533816) can be found here: http://bit.ly/2pyYFHq. For more information about the Company and its programs, visit www.incysus.com.
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