BETHESDA, Md., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: NWBO) (NW Bio), a biotechnology company developing DCVax® personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, announced today that it will use its exhibit at this year's American Society Of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting in Chicago to highlight its leadership role in immune therapy.
The ASCO annual meeting is the pre-eminent conference focused on clinical treatment of cancer, with attendance of more than 25,000 oncologists and other medical professionals from across the US and all over the world. The 49th annual meeting of ASCO will be held at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago from May 31 to June 4, 2013.
NW Bio will be participating in the ASCO meeting with a 400 square foot exhibit, located adjacent to the Industry Experts Theater in the Exhibit Hall. NW Bio's exhibit will include space for private meetings as well as information about the Company's promising DCVax immune therapy platform for all solid tumor cancers, and the Company's multiple clinical trial programs.
"ASCO presents a unique opportunity to reach oncologists from throughout the US and around the world with the latest information about our broad DCVax technology for personalized immune therapy treatments for all solid tumor cancers," commented Linda Powers , NW Bio CEO. "Immune therapies have become an area of rapidly growing interest among oncologists, and NW Bio is strongly positioned at the forefront of this emerging new treatment category, with two product lines already at the Phase III clinic
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