Pascal Biosciences to Present at Cannabinoid Derived Pharmaceuticals Industry Review Summit

SEATTLE, WA and VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / January 21, 2021 / Pascal Biosciences, Inc. ("Pascal" or the "Company") (TSXV:PAS)(OTC PINK:BIMUF), will present at the first Cannabinoid Derived Pharmaceuticals Industry Review Summit today. Dr. Patrick Gray, CEO of Pascal Biosciences, will present advancements of Pascal's development program for treatment of glioblastoma with PAS-403. The title of his presentation is "Discovery & Development of a Cannabinoid-Derived Therapeutic for Glioblastoma".

The Cannabinoid Derived Pharmaceuticals Industry Review Summit is the first European conference aimed to address challenges in the clinical development and commercialization of cannabinoids and drugs derived from cannabinoids. Based in London, this virtual conference is the premier format for presentation of ground-breaking discoveries in cannabinoid drug development. This meeting is hosting pharmaceutical experts developing therapeutics derived from cannabis. In addition to describing progress for Pascal's program in glioblastoma, Dr. Gray will also discuss plans for developing PAS-393 for treatment of cancer in combination with checkpoint inhibitors. This collaborative effort with SōRSE Technology aims to characterize the safety, pharmacology, and pharmacokinetics of PAS-393 in a Phase 1a clinical trial.

"I am very pleased for the invitation to present Pascal's work at this impressive conference," commented Dr. Gray. "This validates the importance of our efforts, and we will be featured with other companies making significant advancements in developing cannabis-based medicines." The session featuring Pascal's presentation is titled "Linking Cannabinoids to their Therapeutic Potential".

Pascal is a biotechnology company targeting innovative therapies for serious diseases, including COVID-19. Pascal is also developing treatments for cancer with targeted therapies for acute lymphoblastic leukemia and cannabinoid-based therapeutics. Pascal's leading portfolio also comprises a small molecule therapeutic, PAS-403, that is advancing into clinical trials for the treatment of glioblastoma, and PAS-393, an immuno-stimulatory cannabinoid to be used in combination with checkpoint inhibitor therapy which is being developed collaboratively with SoRSE Technology.

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On Behalf of the Board of Directors
Dr. Patrick W. Gray, President & CEO

Company Contact:
Dr. Patrick Gray

Tel: 206-221-3443

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