ROCKVILLE, Md., April 3, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq:NVAX) a clinical-stage vaccine company, announced today that Frederick W. Driscoll, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Novavax, will present at the 11th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference in New York on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 8:40am EDT. A live webcast link for the presentation can be accessed via the company website at www.novavax.com under Investor Info/Events.
Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq:NVAX) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company creating novel vaccines to address a broad range of infectious diseases worldwide. Using innovative virus-like particle (VLP) and recombinant nanoparticle vaccine technology, as well as new and efficient manufacturing approaches, the company produces vaccine candidates to combat diseases, with the goal of allowing countries to better prepare for and more effectively respond to rapidly spreading infections. Novavax is committed to using its technology platforms to create geographic-specific vaccine solutions and is therefore involved in several international partnerships, including collaborations with Cadila Pharmaceuticals of India and LG Life Sciences of Korea. Together, these companies have worldwide commercialization capacity and the global reach to create real and lasting change in the biopharmaceutical field. Additional information about Novavax is available on the company's website, www.novavax.com.
CONTACT: Frederick W. Driscoll
VP, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer