Avelas Biosciences to Present at Upcoming Conferences in September

September 9, 2019

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA – Avelas Biosciences, Inc., a clinical-stage oncology company developing AVB-620 for real-time cancer detection, will be presenting at two upcoming conferences in the month of September.

Plastic Surgery The Meeting, September 19-23, 2019

Dr. Steven Chen, Avelas’ Chief Medical Officer, will be participating in a “Hot Topics” session at the 88th Annual Plastic Surgery The Meeting on Thursday, September 19, 2019, in San Diego, CA. The session will discuss the latest cutting-edge research and applied technology of interest to plastic surgeons.

The MedTech Conference, September 23-25, 2019

On Tuesday, September 24, 2019, Jay Lichter, Avelas’ Chief Executive Officer, will be participating in the MedTech Innovator Showcase (Oncology) panel session at The MedTech Conference in Boston, MA. The session will be held in Hall B, 500 Aisle from 10:30-11:00am.

As part of its participation in the MedTech Showcase program, Avelas has also submitted a pitch video to the MedTech Innovator Best Video Competition. Avelas’ video can be viewed below.

Throughout the three-day conference, Avelas will be available for partnering. Interested parties may reach out to the company through The MedTech Connect networking platform or directly contact Will Stratton, Avelas’ Head of Business Development (wstratton@avelasbio.com).

About Avelas Biosciences

Avelas Biosciences is a San Diego-based biotechnology company focused on developing AVB-620, a novel drug-device combination product for use during cancer surgery. AVB-620 improves surgery by detecting cancer in real-time and has the potential to become part of standard-of-care treatment for a variety of cancer surgeries. AVB-620 has completed a Phase Ib clinical trial assessing safety, pharmacokinetics, and fluorescence properties using tissue image analysis. A Phase II/III clinical trial for AVB-620 in breast cancer is ongoing. Avelas was founded on technology from Roger Y. Tsien, Ph.D., co-winner of the 2008 Nobel Prize in chemistry.

About Plastic Surgery The Meeting

Plastic Surgery The Meeting brings together the best and the brightest surgeons in the specialty, poised to share their expertise with colleagues who arrive from 73 countries around the globe. It is the premier educational and networking event of the year, for both domestic and international plastic surgeons. This year’s meeting will be held September 20-23, 2019, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA.

For more information, please visit Plastic Surgery The Meeting’s website: https://www.plasticsurgerythemeeting.com/ https://www.plasticsurgerythemeeting.com/programming/hot-topics

About The MedTech Conference

The MedTech Conference is an annual event that brings together more than 3,000 attendees to network, conduct business, gain access to capital and share insights about the medtech industry. This year’s conference will be held September 23-25, 2019, at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston, MA.

For more information, please visit The MedTech Conference website: https://themedtechconference.com/

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