NEW YORK, Dec. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BeyondSpring (the “Company” or “BeyondSpring”) (NASDAQ: BYSI), a global biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of innovative cancer therapies, today announced that CEO Dr. Lan Huang is scheduled to present virtually at the 39th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference (JPM) on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 7:30 a.m. ET, and will be available for 1×1 meetings. The BeyondSpring leadership team also will be available for one-on-one meetings during the LifeSci Advisors Corporate Access Event on January 7-8 and 11-13, 2021.
Details for both events are as follows:
|39th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference (Corporate Presentation)|
|Date:||January 14, 2021|
|Time:||7:30 a.m. ET|
|Webcast:||Audio-only Link to Webcast Here|
|2021 LifeSci Advisors Corporate Access Event|
|Date:||January 7-13, 2021|
|Time:||Management available for 1×1 meetings|
A video replay of the JPM presentation will be available on the Events and Presentations section investor section of the BeyondSpring website following the conference.
BeyondSpring is a global, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of innovative cancer therapies. BeyondSpring’s lead asset, plinabulin, a first-in-class agent as an immune and stem cell modulator, is in a Phase 3 global clinical trial as a direct anticancer agent in the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and Phase 3 clinical programs in the prevention of CIN. The U.S. FDA granted Breakthrough Therapy designation to plinabulin for concurrent administration with myelosuppressive chemotherapeutic regimens in patients with non-myeloid malignancies for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced neutropenia (CIN). BeyondSpring has strong R&D capabilities with a robust pipeline in addition to plinabulin, including three immuno-oncology assets and a drug discovery platform utilizing the protein degradation pathway, which is being developed in a subsidiary company, Seed Therapeutics, Inc. The Company has a seasoned management team with many years of experience bringing drugs to the global market. BeyondSpring is headquartered in New York City.
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Ashley R. Robinson
LifeSci Advisors, LLC
Darren Opland, Ph.D.