Genprex (NASDAQ: GNPX), a clinical-stage gene therapy company focused on developing life-changing therapies for patients with cancer and diabetes, will be presenting at two upcoming investor conferences: the LD Micro Invitational and the BIO International Convention. The company’s participation will focus on its gene therapies for cancer and diabetes. Slated for June 7–9, 2022, the LD Micro Invitational will take place in Westlake Village, California. Genprex chief financial officer Ryan Confer will present virtually; his presentation is slated for June 8, 20200, at 4 p.m. PT. Event participants can access the presentation on demand within the conference virtual platform; a recording of the presentation will also be available on the company website. Genprex executive VP, general counsel and chief strategy officer Catherine Vaczy will present at the BIO International Convention, which will be held in San Diego June 13–16, 2022; Vaczy’s presentation is scheduled to begin on June 14, 2022, at 3:30 p.m. PT.
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About Genprex Inc.
Genprex is a clinical-stage gene therapy company focused on developing life-changing therapies for patients with cancer and diabetes. Genprex’s technologies are designed to administer disease-fighting genes to provide new therapies for large patient populations with cancer and diabetes who currently have limited treatment options. Genprex works with world-class institutions and collaborators to develop drug candidates to further its pipeline of gene therapies in order to provide novel treatment approaches. Genprex’s oncology program utilizes its unique, proprietary, nonviral ONCOPREX(R) Nanoparticle Delivery System, which the company believes is the first systemic, gene-therapy delivery platform used for cancer in humans. ONCOPREX encapsulates the gene-expressing plasmids using lipid nanoparticles. The resultant product is then administered intravenously, where it is then taken up by tumor cells that express proteins that are deficient. The company’s lead product candidate, REQORSA (quaratusugene ozeplasmid), is being evaluated as a treatment for non-small cell lung cancer (“NSCLC”). REQORSA has a multimodal mechanism of action that has been shown to interrupt cell-signaling pathways that cause replication and proliferation of cancer cells; re-establish pathways for apoptosis, or programmed cell death, in cancer cells; and modulate the immune response against cancer cells. REQORSA has also been shown to block mechanisms that create drug resistance. In 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted fast track designation for REQORSA for NSCLC in combination therapy with AstraZeneca’s Tagrisso(R) (osimertinib) for patients with EFGR mutations whose tumors progressed after treatment with Tagrisso. In 2021, the FDA granted fast track designation for REQORSA for NSCLC in combination therapy with Merck & Co’s Keytruda(R) (pembrolizumab) for patients whose disease progressed after treatment with Keytruda. For more information, please visit the company’s website at www.Genprex.com
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