ALAMEDA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 18, 2019--
Inc. (NYSE American and TASE: BTX), a clinical-stage biotechnology
company focused on degenerative diseases, today announced that Brian M.
Culley, Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the Oppenheimer &
Co. 29th Annual Healthcare Conference on March 20th,
2019 at 2:45pm Eastern Time at the Westin New York Grand Central in the
Track 2 Room in New York, NY.
Interested parties can access a live audio webcast on the Events
and Presentations section of BioTime’s website and an archived
presentation will be available for 30 days. Interested parties may
follow @OppenheimerCo on Twitter and use #OPCOHealthcare for the latest
About BioTime, Inc.
BioTime is a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing new
cellular therapies for degenerative retinal diseases, neurological
conditions associated with demyelination, and aiding the body in
detecting and combating cancer. BioTime’s programs are based on its
proprietary cell-based therapy platform and associated development and
manufacturing capabilities. With this platform BioTime develops and
manufactures specialized, terminally-differentiated human cells from its
pluripotent and progenitor cell starting materials. These differentiated
cells are developed either to replace or support cells that are
dysfunctional or absent due to degenerative disease or traumatic injury,
or administered as a means of helping the body mount an effective immune
response to cancer. BioTime’s clinical assets include (i) OpRegen®,
a retinal pigment epithelium transplant therapy in Phase I/IIa
development for the treatment of dry age-related macular degeneration,
the leading cause of blindness in the developed world; (ii) OPC1, an
oligodendrocyte progenitor cell therapy in Phase I/IIa development for
the treatment of acute spinal cord injuries; and (iii) VAC2, an
allogeneic cancer immunotherapy of antigen-presenting dendritic cells
currently in Phase I development for the treatment of non-small cell
lung cancer. For more information, please visit www.biotimeinc.com.
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