PHILADELPHIA and OXFORD, U.K., Sept. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Adaptimmune Therapeutics plc (Nasdaq:ADAP), a leader in T-cell therapy to treat cancer, today announced that James Noble, Adaptimmune’s Chief Executive Officer, will participate in the upcoming Leerink Partners Roundtable Series: Rare Disease and Immuno-oncology on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 10:30 AM EDT (3:30 PM BST) in Holmes I/II at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel.
The conference will be webcast live for investors through the investor section of www.adaptimmune.com and available for a period of 30 days following the conference.
Adaptimmune is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel cancer immunotherapy products. The Company’s unique SPEAR (Specific Peptide Enhanced Affinity Receptor) T‑cell platform enables the engineering of T-cells to target and destroy cancer, including solid tumors. Adaptimmune has a number of proprietary clinical programs, and is also developing its NY-ESO SPEAR T-cell program under a strategic collaboration and license agreement with GlaxoSmithKline. The Company is located in Philadelphia, USA and Oxfordshire, U.K. For more information, please visit http://www.adaptimmune.com
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