CHAPEL HILL, NC -- (Marketwired) -- 02/04/14 -- Heat Biologics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTBX), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel cancer immunotherapies, announced today that Jeff Wolf, Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting a Company overview at the 16th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Hosted by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), the 16th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference will take place February 10-11, 2014 at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the Investor Relations section of the Heat Biologics' website at www.heatbio.com. The webcast presentation will be archived on the Company's website for 90 days following the event.
About BIO CEO & Investor Conference
The 16th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference is the largest independent investor conference focused on publicly-traded biotechnology companies. The conference is designed to foster an informative dialogue between institutional investors and senior biotechnology executives about emerging and current investment opportunities. The 2013 CEO & Investor Conference featured 1,380 partnering meetings, 148 company presentations, and 1,400 attendees, over half of which were investors.
About Heat Biologics, Inc.
Heat Biologics, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing its novel, "off-the-shelf" ImPACT therapeutic vaccines to combat a wide range of cancers. Our ImPACT Therapy is designed to deliver live, genetically-modified, irradiated human cells which are reprogrammed to "pump out" a broad spectrum of cancer-associated antigens together with a potent immune adjuvant called "gp96" to educate and activate a cancer patient's immune system to recognize and kill cancerous cells. Heat's HS-110 will be entering Phase 2 trials against non-small cell lung cancer and its HS-410 will be entering Phase 1/2 clinical trials against bladder cancer. For more information, please visit www.heatbio.com.
Forward Looking Statements
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