Sernova to deliver corporate update with focus on value-driving events:
technology acquisition, licensing and research collaboration
LONDON, ONTARIO - TheNewswire - September 24, 2020 - Sernova Corp. (TSXV:SVA) (OTC:SEOVF) (FSE:PSH), a clinical-stage regenerative medicine company, announced today that Dr. Philip Toleikis, President and CEO, will provide a corporate update as part of the Company Presentations at the upcoming BIO Investor Forum Digital international biotech investor conference from October 13-15, 2000. Dr. Toleikis will also be engaged with the BIO One-on-One Partnering meetings.
"Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, we are leveraging the proliferation of the virtual conference format. This virtual conference will enable us to increase the awareness level amongst an expanded base of potential investors and partnering prospects about Sernova's significant advancements, including first-time diabetes clinical trial findings, a technology acquisition for our cell therapy therapeutics platform, and local immune protection technology licensing and research collaboration arrangements. The BIO One-on-One Partnering meeting sessions will also enable us to continue discussions and further evaluate opportunities," said Dr. Philip Toleikis, President and CEO of Sernova.
Sernova's presentation will be available on-demand to attendees of the BIO Investor Forum Digital conference. For more details on Sernova's presentation, please visit https://www.bio.org/events/bio-investor-forum-digital/company-presentations .
ABOUT SERNOVA CORP.
Sernova Corp is developing regenerative medicine therapeutic solutions using a medical device (Cell Pouch(TM)) and immune protected therapeutic cells/tissues (i.e. human donor cells, corrected human cells, and stem cell-derived cells) to improve the treatment and quality of life of people with chronic metabolic diseases such as insulin-dependent diabetes, blood disorders including hemophilia, and other diseases treated through cellular production of proteins or hormones missing or in short supply within the body. For more information, please visit www.sernova.com .
ABOUT SERNOVA'S CELL POUCH SYSTEM
The Cell Pouch, as part of the Cell Pouch System, is a novel, proprietary, scalable, implantable macro-encapsulation device solution designed for the long-term survival and function of therapeutic cells. The device, upon implantation, is designed to incorporate with tissue, forming highly vascularized tissue chambers for the transplantation and function of therapeutic cells, which then release proteins, hormones, or other factors as required to treat disease. Sernova is currently conducting a Phase I/II study at the University of Chicago and has demonstrated encouraging early safety and efficacy indicators. The Cell Pouch, in combination with therapeutic cells/tissues, has been shown to provide long-term safety and efficacy in preclinical models of diabetes, hemophilia A and other indications supporting our therapeutics platform.
London, Ontario - TheNewswire - September 10, 2020 - Sernova Corp. (TSXV:SVA) (OTC:SEOVF) (FSE:PSH), a clinical-stage regenerative medicine company, announced today that Dr. Philip Toleikis, President and CEO, will be a member of the Cell and Gene Therapies for Chronic Conditions panel at the virtual 2020 Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa. The panel session will be available on-demand to attendees as of Thursday, October 15, 2020. Dr. Toleikis will also provide an update on Sernova's clinical and research programs as part of the 2020 Company Presentations segment of the conference.
The panel will discuss the latest developments in Cell and Gene therapies for chronic conditions and will be moderated by Paul Laikind, Ph.D., President, and CEO of ViaCyte, Inc. In addition to Drs. Toleikis and Laikind, panelists are Pavan Cheruvu, M.D., CEO, Axovant Gene Therapies; Jane Lebkowski, Ph.D., President of R&D, Regenerative Patch Technologies, Inc.; and Emile Nuwaysir, Ph.D., President and CEO, BlueRock Therapeutics.
The panel will also participate in one of only two daily Live Streaming Sessions with Questions and Answers from participants on October 13, 2020 from 12:00 - 1:00pm PST.
Sernova's Corporate Update presentation will be available on-demand to attendees of the Virtual Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa throughout the conference. For more details on the panel and Sernova's presentation, please visit www.meetingonthemesa.com.