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Jennerex Completes $8.3 Million Series B Financing and Appoints Dr. Cal Stiller as Director
Date:9/9/2008

cer of the Canadian Medical Discoveries Fund, a biotech venture capital fund. Dr. Stiller has authored more than 265 medical and scientific papers and has received a significant number of awards throughout his career for his medical contributions and entrepreneurship. Additionally, he has co-founded many organizations and programs including the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research.

In welcoming Dr. Stiller to Jennerex' board, Chairman Brennan Mulcahy commented that, "Dr. Stiller brings a wealth of medical and biotech experience to Jennerex, as well as extensive experience with emerging biotech companies. As Jennerex develops its corporate structure to support its clinical trials program, Dr. Stiller's counsel will be invaluable in guiding the board and management through a critical period in the company's development."

"I am excited to join the board of Jennerex at this exciting stage of its development," said Dr. Stiller. "The JX-594 lead product, as well as other offerings in this product class, have great potential to change cancer care and to develop significant market penetration for these novel therapeutics. I am very impressed with the Jennerex team which has made huge progress to date in a relatively short time, and with great efficiency in use of capital," added Dr. Stiller.

About JX-594

JX-594 is a cancer biotherapeutic, currently in Phase II trials, from a proprietary breakthrough class of targeted and armed oncolytic poxviruses. Tumor destruction and safety was shown in patients with diverse cancer types in three Phase I trials; treated patients were end-stage and had no effective therapies available. JX-594 multiplies selectively within cancer cells, leading to their destruction. These newly created copies of JX-594 are then released and are able to infect and eradicate other tumor cells both locally and in distant sites in the body. This cycle of JX-594 replication, cancer cell destruction, release and spread is then repeat
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