OncoSec Medical Hosting SITC Key Opinion Leader Webinar on Updated KEYNOTE-695 Study Data


SITC KOL webinar on November 12 at 7 a.m. ET

Pennington, New Jersey and SAN DIEGO, November 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / РOncoSec Medical Incorporated (NASDAQ: ONCS) to host conference call and webcast for investors and analysts on Friday 12 November To 7:00 a.m.ET featuring key opinion leaders (KOLs) Matteo carlino, MD, Westmead and Blacktown Hospitals, Adil daud, MD, from University of California San Francisco, Pablo Fernandez Pe̱as MD, PhD, FACD, de The University of Sydney, and Montaser Shaheen, MD, from the University of Arizona Cancer center. The KOLs will discuss the clinical relevance of the updated KEYNOTE-695 data presented in a poster at the SITC 2021 annual meeting. Specifically, the KEYNOTE-695 clinical trial recruited patients with metastatic melanoma refractory to blockade. immune checkpoints, non-responders as defined by the recommendations of the Society of Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC).1

Adil daud, MD, professor of medicine at University of California, San Francisco, Director of Clinical Melanoma Research, said: “TAVO works by optimizing cellular uptake of DNA-based IL-12 in the tumor microenvironment, leading to local and sustained production of IL-12 in the tumor, where it matters. TAVO recruits and primers cancer-fighting immune cells in the tumor, resulting in systemic immune responses without systemic toxicity, and we look forward to updated data at SITC 2021 in this highly refractory patient population. “

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1Kluger HM, Tawbi HA, Ascierto ML et al. Defining tumor resistance to PD-1 pathway blockade: recommendations from the first meeting of the SITC immunotherapy resistance working group. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer 2020; 8: e000398. doi: 10.1136 / jitc-2019-000398

About OncoSec Medical Incorporated
OncoSec Medical Incorporated (the “Company”, “OncoSec”, “we” or “our”) is a biotechnology company focused on the development of intratumoral cytokine-based immunotherapies. OncoSec’s main investigational product in immunotherapy – TAVO â„¢ (tavokinogen telseplasmid) – is a DNA plasmid encoding interleukin-12 (IL-12), a naturally occurring protein with immune-stimulating functions, which is administered by intratumoral injection and electroporation. The technology is designed to produce controlled and localized expression of IL-12 in the tumor microenvironment, enabling the activation of a tumor-specific systemic immune response to target and attack tumors throughout the body. OncoSec has built a clinical pipeline using TAVO â„¢ in combination with checkpoint inhibitors as a potential treatment for multiple cancer indications, with the goal of addressing a large unmet medical need in oncology: disease resistance to treatment with checkpoint inhibitors. The results of clinical studies In clinical studies, TAVO â„¢, either as monotherapy or in combination with checkpoint inhibitors, demonstrated the induction of a local tumor immune response and a systemic antitumor effect, as well as a acceptable safety profile, justifying further development. In addition to TAVO â„¢, OncoSec identifies and develops novel DNA-encoded therapeutic candidates and visceral lesion applicator, to target deeper visceral lesions, such as liver, lung or pancreatic lesions. For more information, please visit www.oncosec.com.

TAVO â„¢ is a trademark of OncoSec Medical Incorporated.

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