NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Intellect Neurosciences, Inc. (OTCPK: ILNS) announces that Dr. Daniel G. Chain, chairman and CEO will be presenting at the 10TH Annual BIO Investor Forum. Hosted by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), the 10TH Annual BIO Investor Forum features leading private and emerging public companies. The meeting will take place October 25-26 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. Dr. Chain will be presenting on October 26th at 1:30 p.m. in the Marina Room.
"Intellect Neurosciences is at the forefront of Alzheimer's research, with a rich pipeline and intellectual property portfolio and licensed products in late-stage clinical development," said Dr. Chain. "We look forward to the opportunity to interact with the investor community at the BIO Investor conference, and to discuss how we plan to continue to build our IP and technology portfolio and develop ground-breaking treatments for Alzheimer's disease and other diseases especially focused on proteinopathies thus continuing our mission to develop treatments for patients suffering from devastating neurodegenerative conditions."
About Intellect Neurosciences, Inc.
Intellect Neurosciences, Inc. develops innovative approaches aimed at arresting or preventing Alzheimer's disease, and other neurodegenerative diseases especially focused on proteinopathies. Its pipeline includes small neuroprotective molecules and neoepitope-based immunotherapy approaches including monoclonal antibodies and vaccines targeting beta amyloid and abnormal tau proteins. Previously, Intellect Neurosciences out-licensed late-stage antibody products based on the company's ANTISENILIN® Alzheimer's beta amyloid monoclonal antibody technology to several major pharmaceutical companies. In addition, the company recently licensed OX1 a small molecule antioxidant to ViroPharma for Friedreich's Ataxia and other neurodegenerative diseases.
Currently, the company is focused on developing next generation antibody therapeutics. Its most advanced internal candidate is a humanized monoclonal antibody drug conjugate being developed for age-related macular degeneration and other diseases and conditions caused by beta amyloidosis. For more information, please visit www.intellectns.com.
About The BIO Investor Forum
The 10th Annual BIO Investor Forum is an international investor conference focused on private and emerging public biotech companies. Because our mission is to support industry-wide success, we present a broad and unbiased view of investment opportunities. In addition, the BIO Investor Forum draws business development executives from leading global pharmaceutical and established biotechnology companies.
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The statements in this release and oral statements made by representatives of Intellect relating to matters that are not historical facts (including, without limitation, those regarding future performance or financial results, the timing or potential outcomes of research collaborations or clinical trials, any market that might develop for any of Intellect's product candidates and the sufficiency of Intellect's cash and other capital resources) are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, the likelihood that actual performance or results could materially differ, that future research will prove successful, the likelihood that any product in the research pipeline will receive regulatory approval in the United States or abroad, or Intellect's ability to fund such efforts with or without partners. Intellect undertakes no obligation to update any of these statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as to the date hereof. Accordingly, any forward-looking statements should be read in conjunction with the additional risks and uncertainties detailed in Intellect's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including those factors discussed under the caption "Risk Factors" in Intellect's Annual Report on Form 10-K (file no. 333-128226), filed on October 13, 2010, and information contained in our Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the three month period ended March 31, 2011, filed on May 23, 2011.
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