Navigation Links
OncoSec Medical Appoints Engineering Leader
Date:7/5/2011

SAN DIEGO, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OncoSec Medical Inc. (OTCBB: ONCS), which is developing its advanced-stage ElectroOncology therapies to treat solid tumor cancers, announced today the appointment of Brian McCluskey as Executive Director, Engineering, who will lead the development of the company's proprietary electroporation delivery technology, the OncoSec Medical System (OMS).

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110314/MM64943LOGO)

Punit Dhillon, OncoSec's President and CEO, said, "We are pleased that Brian will join  our management team. He brings a proven track record of medical device design and technical leadership experience, with the ability to design, manage and coordinate the development of medical devices from concept to production. Brian will be instrumental in developing OncoSec's next generation OMS products."

OncoSec's minimally invasive ElectroOncology therapies utilize its proprietary electroporation delivery system, called the OncoSec Medical System (OMS), which applies short electrical impulses to selectively targeted tumors and tissue in order to significantly increase the ability of anti-cancer chemotherapeutic or biologic agents to enter into cells. These treatments selectively destroy cancer cells while preserving healthy tissue. They optimize required dosage and potentially reduce treatment and post-treatment costs.

Brian McCluskey, Executive Director, Engineering

Mr. McCluskey has more than 30 years of electrical engineering experience, in which he has spent the last 20 years developing software and hardware for devices used for medical and research purposes. Through this, he has managed successful submissions for FDA 510(k) approvals, as well as, CE marks for marketing in Europe. Mr. McCluskey was recently with Teledyne RD Instruments (TRDI), a leader in the design and manufacture of Doppler instrumentation, for which he managed custom production for TRDI clients. He was also engineering manager for Digirad Corporation, a leading manufacturer of solid-state gamma cameras and cardiology imaging software, for which he managed product development from early conception to product release leading to multi-million dollar revenue in his first year.

Mr. McCluskey will lead OncoSec's team of engineers and manufacturing operations as well as work closely with the company's Quality Assurance department.

About OncoSec Medical Inc.

OncoSec Medical (OTCBB: ONCS) develops novel ElectroOncology therapies that combine its proprietary electroporation delivery technology with a chemotherapeutic or novel DNA-based immunotherapeutics. Targeted local delivery of these agents is designed to achieve selective destruction of cancerous tumors while sparing healthy normal tissue, resulting in improved functional, cosmetic and quality of life outcomes. These therapies have achieved validating safety and efficacy data in early and late stage clinical studies of over 400 cancer patients. OncoSec's clinical programs include three Phase II clinical trials. More information is available at www.oncosec.com.

This press release contains forward looking statements within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Any statements in this release that are not historical facts may be considered such "forward looking statements." Forward looking statements are based on management's current preliminary expectations and are subject to risks and uncertainties which may cause our results to differ materially and adversely from the statements contained herein. Some of the potential risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from those predicted include our ability to raise additional funding, our ability to acquire, develop or commercialize new products, uncertainties inherent in pre-clinical studies and clinical trials, unexpected new data, safety and technical issues, competition and market conditions. These and additional risks and uncertainties are more fully described in OncoSec's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Undue reliance should not be placed on forward looking statements which speak only as of the date they are made. OncoSec disclaims any obligation to update any forward looking statements to reflect new information, events or circumstances after the date they are made, or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.


'/>"/>
SOURCE OncoSec Medical Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. OncoSec Medical Announces the Appointment of Dr. Anthony E. Maida, III, to Its Board of Directors
2. OncoSec Medical Closes Purchase and License Agreement for Tumor Therapy Technology with Inovio Pharmaceuticals
3. OncoSec Medical Closes $1.1M Financing
4. OncoSec Medical to Present at ROTH 23rd Annual Growth Stock Conference
5. Inovio Pharmaceuticals Licenses Non-DNA Vaccine Tumor Therapy Technology to OncoSec Medical
6. OncoSec Medical Licenses Non-DNA Vaccine Tumor Therapy Technology from Inovio Pharmaceuticals
7. Ansell Limited Acquires Sandel Medical Industries LLC, an Innovator in Surgical Safety Solutions
8. Sonitus Medical Receives Second FDA Clearance for SoundBite™ Hearing System
9. Qmed Profiles Searchable Across All Medical Device Websites
10. MarketsandMarkets: Global Top 10 Medical Devices Market (2010 - 2015)
11. Global Medical Imaging Launches Worlds First Ultrasound Maintenance App
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... 24, 2016 Research and ... "Structural Electronics 2015-2025: Applications, Technologies, Forecasts" report ... In-Mold Electronics, Smart Skin, Structural Health Monitoring, ... Structural electronics involves electronic and/or electrical components ... replacing dumb structures such as vehicle bodies or ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... According to a new market ... Needles, Safety Pen Needles), Needle Length (4mm, 5mm, 6mm, ... of Purchase (Retail, Non-Retail) - Trends & Global Forecasts ... market for the forecast period of 2016 to 2021. ... by 2021 from USD 1.65 Billion in 2016, growing ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 Research and Markets has announced ... Forecast to 2022" report to their offering. ... the patients with kidney failure, it replaces the function of ... patient,s blood and thus the treatment helps to keep the ... balance. Increasing number of ESRD patients & ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/27/2016)... Lafayette, California (PRWEB) , ... ... ... a pioneer in the patient payment industry today announced its strategic partnership ... and health system workflows. , The two companies’ proven, proprietary technology combine ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... ... 27, 2016 , ... TopConsumerReviews.com recently awarded their highest five-star rating to Best ... individuals in the United States and Canada wear eyeglasses. Once considered to be a ... and make a fashion statement. Even celebrities use glasses as a way of creating ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... On June 10-11, 2016, A Forever Recovery, ... Festival and World’s Longest Breakfast Table in Battle Creek, MI, where the rehabilitation facility ... home to some of the world’s leading providers of cereal and other breakfast foods. ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... Carolina (PRWEB) , ... June 26, 2016 , ... ... of a new product that was developed to enhance the health of felines. The ... centuries. , The two main herbs in the PawPaws Cat Kidney Support ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... Lake Orion, Clarkston, Michigan (PRWEB) , ... June ... ... direction with respect to fertility once they have been diagnosed with endometriosis. These ... tolerable intercourse but they also require a comprehensive approach that can help for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):