Opexa Therapeutics to Host Analyst and Investor Event on November 10 in New York
Opexa Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: OPXA), a biopharmaceutical company developing personalized immunotherapies for autoimmune disorders including multiple sclerosis (MS) and neuromyelitis optica (NMO), today announced that it will hold an Analyst and Investor Event in New York City, New York on Tuesday, November 10, 2015.
Members of Opexa’s senior management team will provide an R&D update and review of the Company’s Abili-T clinical trial for Secondary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis and the development program for Neuromyelitis Optica.
The Analyst and Investor Event will take place at the New York Hilton Midtown. A live webcast of the event will start at 5:15 p.m. Eastern Time and may be accessed on the Investor Relations section of the Company’s website, www.opexatherapeutics.com. The webcast should conclude by 6:30 p.m. An archived version of the webcast will be available for 90 days after the event on the Company’s website.
Opexa is a biopharmaceutical company developing a personalized immunotherapy with the potential to treat major illnesses, including multiple sclerosis (MS) as well as other autoimmune diseases such as neuromyelitis optica (NMO). These therapies are based on Opexa’s proprietary T-cell technology. The Company’s leading therapy candidate, Tcelna®, is a personalized T-cell immunotherapy that is in a Phase IIb clinical development program (the Abili-T trial) for the treatment of secondary progressive MS. Tcelna consists of myelin-reactive T-cells, which are expanded ex vivo from the patient’s peripheral blood and reintroduced into the patient in an attenuated form via subcutaneous injections. This process triggers a potent immune response against specific subsets of autoreactive T-cells known to attack myelin for each individual patient.
Opexa Therapeutics, Inc.
Karthik Radhakrishnan, 281-775-0600
Chief Financial Officer