TEL AVIV, Israel, November 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
BioLineRx Ltd. (NASDAQ:BLRX) (TASE:BLRX.TA), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology and immunology, announced today that it will host an investor breakfast meeting on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the Convene Conference Center near Grand Central in New York, NY.
The agenda and topics for discussion include: (i) a keynote presentation by Dr. John F. DiPersio, Chief, Division of Oncology at Washington University School of Medicine, on bone marrow transplantation and the role of CXCR4 in cancer; (ii) presentation on BL-8040 development plans in immuno-oncology combinations, as well as on the upcoming GENESIS Phase 3 study in stem cell mobilization for autologous bone-marrow transplantation in multiple myeloma patients; (iii) presentation of AGI-134, the Company's novel immuno-oncology project; and (iv) an overview of the Company's plans and expected milestones for 2018.
The investor meeting schedule is as follows:
- 8:30 am EST - Registration
- 9:00-10:30 am EST - Formal Presentations and Q&A
Convene Conference Center
101 Park Avenue near Grand Central
New York, NY
BioLineRx Ltd. will also host a live audio webcast of the investor breakfast. To access the webcast, please go to the breakfast event page on BioLineRx's website. It is recommended that users register 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time to ensure timely connection. An audio replay of the meeting will also be available for approximately three months following the meeting on the breakfast event page.
Registration and Additional Information
Advanced registration is required for onsite attendance. To register, please contact Vivian Cervantes at email@example.com.
BioLineRx is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology and immunology. The Company in-licenses novel compounds, develops them through pre-clinical and/or clinical stages, and then partners with pharmaceutical companies for advanced clinical development and/or commercialization.
BioLineRx's leading therapeutic candidates are: BL-8040, a cancer therapy platform, which has successfully completed a Phase 2a study for relapsed/refractory AML, is in the midst of a Phase 2b study as an AML consolidation treatment and is expected to initiate a Phase 3 study in stem cell mobilization for autologous transplantation; and AGI-134, an immunotherapy treatment in development for multiple solid tumors, which is expected to initiate a first-in-man study in the first half of 2018. In addition, BioLineRx has a strategic collaboration with Novartis for the co-development of selected Israeli-sourced novel drug candidates; a collaboration agreement with MSD (known as Merck in the US and Canada), on the basis of which the Company has initiated a Phase 2a study in pancreatic cancer using the combination of BL-8040 and Merck's KEYTRUDA®; and a collaboration agreement with Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, to investigate the combination of BL-8040 and Genentech's atezolizumab in several Phase 1b/2 studies for multiple solid tumor indications and AML.
For additional information on BioLineRx, please visit the Company's website at http://www.biolinerx.com, where you can review the Company's SEC filings, press releases, announcements and events. BioLineRx industry updates are also regularly updated on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
Various statements in this release concerning BioLineRx's future expectations constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements include words such as "may," "expects," "anticipates," "believes," and "intends," and describe opinions about future events. These forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of BioLineRx to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Some of these risks are: changes in relationships with collaborators; the impact of competitive products and technological changes; risks relating to the development of new products; and the ability to implement technological improvements. These and other factors are more fully discussed in the "Risk Factors" section of BioLineRx's most recent annual report on Form 20-F filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 23, 2017. In addition, any forward-looking statements represent BioLineRx's views only as of the date of this release and should not be relied upon as representing its views as of any subsequent date. BioLineRx does not assume any obligation to update any forward-looking statements unless required by law.
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