ADVISORY, May 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Opexa Therapeutics, Inc. [OPXA], a biotechnology company developing TcelnaTM, a patient specific T-cell immunotherapy for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS), will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of World MS Day, Neil K. Warma, President & Chief Executive Officer will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
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18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Opexa Therapeutics, Inc. [OPXA]:
Opexa's mission is to lead the field of Precision Immunotherapy™ by aligning the interests of patients, employees and share holders. The Company's leading therapy candidate, Tcelna™, is a personalized T-cell immunotherapy that is in a Phase IIb clinical development program (the Abili-T trial) for the treatment of Secondary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis. Tcelna is derived from T-cells isolated from the patient's peripheral blood, expanded ex vivo, and reintroduced into the patients via subcutaneous injections. This process triggers a potent immune response against specific subsets of autoreactive T-cells known to attack myelin.
For more information visit the Opexa Therapeutics website at www.opexatherapeutics.com
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