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BioNTech to Present at Cowen and Company’s 37th Annual Health Care Conference

MAINZ, Germany, Feb. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioNTech AG, a fully integrated biotechnology company pioneering individualized cancer immunotherapy, today announced that Sean Marett, COO of BioNTech, will be presenting at Cowen and Company’s 37th Annual Health Care Conference that is being held in Boston, MA from March 6 – 8, 2017. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, March 7 at 10:00 AM Eastern Standard Time.

Mr. Marett will provide an overview of the Company´s strategy and its most recent substantial progress, including an update of its clinical pipeline, an overview of its strategic collaborations, a summary of its two most recent Nature publications related to its individualized mRNA cancer immunotherapeutics and the establishment of a GMP conform mRNA production facility at the Company´s headquarters in Germany.

About BioNTech AG
BioNTech is Europe’s largest privately held biopharmaceutical company pioneering the development of individualized therapies for cancer and other diseases. The company combines all building blocks for individualized immunotherapy under one roof – from diagnostics and drug development to manufacturing. Its cutting-edge technologies range from individualized mRNA-based medicines through innovative chimeric antigen receptors and T-cell receptor-based products to novel checkpoint immunomodulators. BioNTech´s approach is validated by five top-tier corporate partnerships with Genentech, Genmab, Eli Lilly, Sanofi and Bayer Animal Health. Founded in 2008, BioNTech’s shareholders include the MIG Fonds, Salvia and the Strüngmann Family Office, with the Strüngmann Family Office as the majority shareholder. More information about BioNTech is available at

For meeting requests or further information, please contact:
BioNTech AG
Regina Jehle
Tel: +49 6131 9084 1273

U.S. Media and Investor Inquiries:
ICR, Inc.
James Heins/Stephanie Carrington 
Tel. 203-682-8251
Tel. 646-277-1282

International Media & Investor Inquiries
Dr. Ludger Wess / Ines-Regina Buth
Tel. +49 40 88 16 59 64
Tel. +49 30 23 63 27 68
Posted: February 22nd, 2017 under General News, Pharmaceuticals and Biotech.