SAN DIEGO – March 18, 2013 — OncoSec Medical Inc. (OTCBB: ONCS), a company developing its advanced-stage ImmunoPulse DNA-based immunotherapy and NeoPulse therapy to treat solid tumor cancers, announced Dr. Adil Daud, chair of OncoSec’s Melanoma Advisory Board, will present at the HemOnc Today Melanoma and Cutaneous Malignancies Meeting at the Hilton New York Hotel on Friday, March 22 at 2:25 PM ET.
Dr. Daud will provide a presentation titled “Gene Therapy in Melanoma with pIL-12” and will review previously announced Phase I and II data from the ImmunoPulse clinical program in melanoma. More information can be found here: http://www.hemonctodaymelanoma.com/agenda.aspx#Fri
About the HemOnc Today Melanoma Meeting
The HemOnc Today Melanoma Conference will feature more than 20 renowned speakers and 200 colleagues who will discuss pertinent aspects of management and biology of melanoma and other cutaneous malignancies.
The two-day event will feature expert perspectives from renowned specialists who have advanced expertise in oncology, dermatology and cutaneous malignancies and will explain how you can apply the new research and advances presented to your own patients and practice.
Thought-Leaders to Steer Development of the Company’s ImmunoPulse Program
SAN DIEGO – February 26, 2013 — OncoSec Medical Inc. (OTCBB: ONCS), a company developing its advanced-stage ImmunoPulse DNA-based immunotherapy and NeoPulse therapy to treat solid tumor cancers, announced the formation of a Melanoma Advisory Board (MAB) for the company’s metastatic melanoma program.
Bringing together a group of distinguished industry experts in the melanoma and immunotherapy space, the MAB will provide insight and expertise into OncoSec’s clinical strategies for the development of the company’s ImmunoPulse program for the treatment of metastatic melanoma.
Punit Dhillon, President and CEO of OncoSec, stated, “We have assembled an impressive group of thought-leaders who have unparalleled experience developing pioneering intralesional therapies. Their expertise will be invaluable in establishing electroporation as a premier delivery mechanism for gene therapies and ImmunoPulse as a first-in-class commercial treatment of aggressive metastatic disease.”
Chaired by Dr. Adil I. Daud, the MAB is comprised of five individuals:
Dr. Sanjiv S. Agarwala
Sanjiv K. Agarwala, M.D. is Chief of Medical Oncology & Hematology and Director of the Melanoma and Immunology Program at St. Luke’s Cancer Center, Bethlehem, PA. He is Professor of Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. He is nationally and internationally recognized as an expert in the research and treatment of melanoma.
Dr. Adil I. Daud
Adil I. Daud, M.D. is a professor of medicine at the University of California San Francisco and a nationally recognized expert in early phase drug development in skin cancer and solid tumors. Prior to joining UCSF Medical Center, he was Associate Professor and Director of the Affiliate Network at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, FL for seven years. Dr. Daud has won numerous awards, including the American Society for Clinical Oncology’s Young Investigator Award.
Dr. Axel Hauschild
Axel Hauschild, M.D., Ph.D. is professor and head of the Interdisciplinary Skin Cancer
Center at the Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein in Kiel, Germany. From 2002 to 2010 he was the chairman of the Dermatologic Cooperative Oncology Group (DeCOG) in Germany. Dr. Hauschild is a board member of the European Association of Dermato-Oncology (EADO) and the co-chairman of the Global Melanoma Task Force
Dr. Kim A. Margolin
Kim A. Margolin, M.D. is Professor of Medicine at the University of Washington in Seattle and a member of the Clinical Research Division at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Dr. Margolin served as chair of the Cancer Education Committee for ASCO in 2010 and has previously served on the Board of Directors of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer, the Medical Oncology Boards subcommittee of the ABIM (2002-2008), and the Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee to the FDA (1994-2000).
Dr. Vernon K. Sondak
Vernon K. Sondak, M.D. is Chair of the Department of Cutaneous Oncology and Director of Surgical Education at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, FL. He is also a Professor in the Departments of Oncologic Sciences and Surgery at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine.
Presentations on December 6 to Cover ImmunoPulse Therapy and Phase II Study of Melanoma Patients
SAN DIEGO – December 04, 2012 — OncoSec Medical Inc. (OTCBB: ONCS), a company developing its advanced-stage ImmunoPulse DNA-based immunotherapy and NeoPulse therapy to treat solid tumor cancers, announced it will be presenting at the DNA Vaccines 2012 Conference at the Loews Coronado Bay Resort in San Diego, California. OncoSec is a Silver Sponsor of the conference.
The Company will conduct two presentations within the Cancer Immune Therapy Track on Thursday, December 6:
From 11:30 AM-12:00 PM PT, Richard Heller, Ph.D., director of the Frank Reidy Research Center for Bioelectrics at Old Dominion University, will speak on “Gene Electrotransfer for the Enhanced Delivery of Immunomodulating Agents.” In this presentation, Dr. Heller will present data on electroporation and delivery of plasmids for cancer immunotherapy, a technology used in OncoSec’s ImmunoPulse therapy.
From 12:00 PM-12:30 PM PT, Adil Daud, M.D., clinical professor of medicine and dermatology and director of the melanoma program at the University of California, San Francisco, will speak on “Clinical Studies of Melanoma Therapy.” In this presentation, Dr. Daud will be reviewing previously presented interim data from OncoSec’s ongoing Phase II trial for metastatic melanoma for which he is principal investigator.
The DNA Vaccines Conference brings in an array of researchers from all corners of the world to present new cutting-edge discoveries in DNA vaccines that have never before been presented or published at any other meeting. For more information about the conference, please visit: www.bioconferences.com/conferences/dna/index.aspx