ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq:NVAX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company creating novel recombinant nanoparticle vaccines and vaccine adjuvants, today announced that it will host the Analyst and Investor Update Call with Webcast on Tuesday, September 24, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (EDT). Senior management, including Stanley Erck, President and Chief Executive Officer; Gregory Glenn, MD, SVP and Chief Medical Officer; Lou Fries, MD, VP of Clinical & Medical Affairs; and Gale Smith, PhD, VP of Vaccine Development, along with special guest speaker Dr. Pedro A. Piedra, Professor of Molecular Virology and Microbiology at the Baylor College of Medicine, and a key-opinion leader in the field of pediatric infectious diseases and viral respiratory illnesses, will present on the following topics:
- Corporate Overview
- Recombinant Nanoparticle Technology: an Engine for Growth
- The Novavax Influenza Programs
- The RSV Landscape
- The Novavax RSV Programs
About NovavaxNovavax, Inc. (Nasdaq:NVAX) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company creating novel vaccines and vaccine adjuvants to address a broad range of infectious diseases worldwide. Using innovative proprietary recombinant protein nanoparticle vaccine technology, the company produces vaccine candidates to efficiently and effectively respond to both known and newly emergent diseases. Novavax is involved in several international partnerships, including collaborations with Cadila Pharmaceuticals of India, LG Life Sciences of Korea and PATH, and recently acquired Isconova AB, a leading vaccine adjuvant company located in Sweden. Together, Novavax' network supports its global commercialization strategy to create real and lasting change in the biopharmaceutical and vaccinology fields. Additional information about Novavax is available on the company's website, novavax.com.
CONTACT: Barclay Phillips SVP, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer Novavax, Inc. 240-268-2000