ALAMEDA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2017--
BioTime, Inc. (NYSE American: BTX), a late stage clinical biotechnology
company focused on developing and commercializing products addressing
degenerative diseases, today announced that its management will
participate in the following conferences:
Torrey Hills Capital Emerging Growth Conference on Tuesday, November
14, 2017. This conference is being held at the Morgan Run Club and
Resort in Rancho Santa Fe, CA.
LD Micro 10th Annual Main Event Conference on Wednesday,
December 6, 2017. This conference is being held at the Luxe Sunset
Boulevard Hotel in Los Angeles, CA.
At each conference mentioned above the Company will be hosting
one-on-one and group meetings throughout the day. Analysts and portfolio
managers that wish to attend the conference or would like to request a
meeting should contact Torrey Hills Capital or LD Micro.
BioTime is a late stage clinical biotechnology company focused on
developing and commercializing products addressing degenerative
diseases. The Company’s current clinical programs are targeting three
primary sectors, aesthetics, ophthalmology and cell and drug delivery.
Its clinical programs are based on two platform technologies:
pluripotent cells, which can become any type of cell in the human body,
and cell/drug delivery. Renevia®, a cell delivery product,
met its primary endpoint in an EU pivotal clinical trial for the
treatment of facial lipoatrophy in HIV patients earlier this year.
Submission for approval of Renevia® in the EU is expected to
be early 2018, with possible approval and commercial launch in 2018.
There were no device related serious adverse events reported. OpRegen®,
a retinal pigment epithelium transplant therapy, is in a Phase I/IIa
multicenter trial for the treatment of dry age-related macular
degeneration, the leading cause of blindness in developing countries.
There were no related serious adverse events reported. BioTime also has
significant equity holdings in two publicly traded companies, Asterias
Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American: AST) and OncoCyte Corporation
(NYSE American: OCX), and a private company, AgeX Therapeutics, Inc.
BioTime common stock is traded on the NYSE American and TASE under the
symbol BTX. For more information, please visit www.biotime.com or
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Source: BioTime, Inc.
David Nakasone, 510-871-4188
JQA Partners, Inc.
Jules Abraham, 917-885-7378