August 5, 2010
AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at the Canaccord Genuity 30th Annual Global Growth Conference
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug 05, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVEO), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing cancer therapeutics, today announced that Tuan Ha-Ngoc, president and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at the Canaccord Genuity 30th Annual Global Growth Conference on Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. (EDT) at the InterContinental Hotel in Boston.
AVEO’s presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed by visiting the investors section of the company’s website at www.investor.aveopharma.com. A replay of the webcast will be archived on the AVEO website for two weeks following the presentation.
AVEO Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: AVEO) integrates a proprietary cancer biology platform with drug development and commercial expertise in its efforts to discover and develop targeted cancer therapeutics. The company’s lead product, tivozanib, is an oral, triple VEGF receptor inhibitor with a highly differentiated profile. Tivozanib is currently being investigated in a global, randomized Phase 3 clinical trial called TIVO-1 comparing tivozanib to sorafenib in advanced kidney cancer, as well as additional clinical studies in other solid tumor types. AVEO’s proprietary, integrated cancer biology platform offers the company a unique advantage in oncology drug development and has provided a discovery engine for high-value targets. This approach has resulted in a promising pipeline of monoclonal antibodies against novel targets including HGF, ErbB3, RON, Notch and FGFR. For more information, please visit the company’s website at www.aveopharma.com.
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