DURHAM, NC--(Marketwired - May 22, 2014) - Heat Biologics, Inc. ("Heat Biologics", "Heat" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: HTBX), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel cancer immunotherapies, announced today that Jeff Wolf, Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the Third Annual Marcum MicroCap Conference at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt New York.
Mr. Wolf will discuss the Company's outlook and review the recent progress of Heat's lung and bladder cancer immunotherapy clinical development programs. Mr. Wolf will also be available to participate in one-on-one meetings with investors attending the conference.
A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the Events page of the Investors section of the Company's website at www.heatbio.com. The webcast presentation will be archived on Heat's website for 90 days following the event.
About Heat Biologics, Inc.
Heat Biologics, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing its novel, "off-the-shelf" ImPACT therapeutic vaccines to combat a wide range of cancers. Our ImPACT Therapy is designed to deliver live, genetically-modified, irradiated human cells which are reprogrammed to "pump out" a broad spectrum of cancer-associated antigens together with a potent immune adjuvant called "gp96" to educate and activate a cancer patient's immune system to recognize and kill cancerous cells. Heat will be entering Phase 2 trials with its HS-110 (Viagenpumatucel-L) against non-small cell lung cancer and is conducting Phase 1/2 clinical trials with its HS-410 (Vesigenurtacel-L) against bladder cancer. For more information, please visit www.heatbio.com.
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