SAN DIEGO, Ca., July 11, 2011 — OncoSec Medical Incorporated (OTCBB: ONCS), which is developing its advanced-stage OMS ElectroOncology therapies to treat solid tumor cancers, announced today that the company will present at the Annual DNA Vaccines Conference, hosted by the International Society of DNA Vaccines July 12-14 at the Loews Coronado Bay hotel in San Diego, California. This year’s conference is themed, “Building on Clinical Progress and Exploring New Targets”.
Richard Heller, Ph.D., director of the Frank Reidy Research Center for Bioelectrics at Old Dominion University and eminent leader in the field of electroporation, as well as Adil Daud, M.D., co-director of the Melanoma Center at the University of California, San Francisco, and principal investigator for OncoSec’s upcoming Phase II melanoma clinical trial will be presenting at the 2011 DNA Vaccines Conference on behalf of OncoSec.
“Immunotherapy for Cancer Facilitated by Electro Gene Transfer”
July 14, 2011
2:00 – 2:30 PM
Electroporative “Gene Therapy with IL-12 Plasmid in Metastatic Melanoma”
July 14, 2011
2:30 – 3:00pm
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.