Dr. Brad Thompson, President and CEO of Oncolytics, will host a conference call and webcast today, October 2, 2009 at 6:30 a.m. MT (8:30 a.m. ET) to update investors on the Phase 3 program for REOLYSIN. To access the conference call by telephone, dial 1-416-644-3426 or 1-800-732-1073. A live audio webcast will also be available at the following link: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2828320 or through the Company's website at www.oncolyticsbiotech.com. Please connect at least 15 minutes prior to the webcast to ensure adequate time for any software download that may be needed. A replay of the webcast will be available at www.oncolyticsbiotech.com and will also be available by telephone through October 9, 2009. To access the telephone replay, dial 1-416-640-1917 or 1-877-289-8525 and enter reservation number 4169017 followed by the number sign.
About the Special Protocol Assessment Process
Upon the request of a study sponsor, the FDA will evaluate certain protocols and issues relating to the protocols to assess whether they are adequate to meet scientific and regulatory requirements; this includes clinical protocols for Phase 3 trials whose data will form the primary basis for an efficacy claim that will be part of an original Biologics License Application. For more information about the SPA process, please go to:
REOLYSIN is a proprietary formulation of the human reovirus that acts primarily as a direct cytotoxic agent. Reovirus is naturally occurring (not genetically engineered) and has been
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