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The management will discuss the progress of its programs, the proposals for a general meeting of shareholders
Webcast to be held June 22 at 1 p.m. ET
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vaxart, Inc. (VXRT) today announced that it will host a Q&A webcast with investors and analysts on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time. During the webcast, Andrei Floroiu, President and CEO, Dr. Sean Tucker, Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, and Dr. James Cummings, Chief Medical Officer, will provide an overview of the company’s oral vaccine programs.
The Company will respond to written questions from investors and analysts. Please visit the webcast link to RSVP and submit written questions. Questions can also be submitted in advance to [email protected].
A replay of the webcast will be available on the Investors page of the Company’s website at www.vaxart.com approximately two hours after the end of the event.
As previously announced, Vaxart’s 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders has been rescheduled to Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 12:30 p.m. EST. Vaxart encourages all shareholders of record on April 11, 2022 to vote their shares or change their votes in favor of all proposals submitted to the annual meeting by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on July 5, 2022.
Vaxart is a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing a range of oral recombinant vaccines based on its proprietary delivery platform. Vaxart vaccines are designed to be administered using tablets that can be stored and shipped without refrigeration and eliminate the risk of needle stick injury. Vaxart believes that its proprietary tablet vaccine delivery platform is suitable for delivering recombinant vaccines, positioning the company to develop oral versions of currently marketed vaccines and to design recombinant vaccines for new indications. Vaxart’s development programs currently include vaccines in tablet form designed to protect against coronavirus, norovirus, seasonal influenza and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), as well as a therapeutic vaccine against human papillomavirus (HPV), Vaxart’s first immuno-oncology indication. Vaxart has filed extensive domestic and international patent applications covering its proprietary technology and designs for oral vaccination using adenoviruses and TLR3 agonists.
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