Northwest Biotherapeutics (OTCQB; NWBO) Announces Presentation At Inaugural Glioblastoma Drug Development Summit

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For Immediate Release on Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Northwest Biotherapeutics (OTCQB; NWBO) Announces Presentation At Inaugural Glioblastoma Drug Development Summit
NW Bio CTO To Highlight History Of DCVax®-L and Phase III Clinical Trial

BETHESDA, Md., December 11, 2019 – Northwest Biotherapeutics (OTCQB: NWBO)(“NW Bio”), a biotechnology company developing DCVax® personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, announced that Dr. Marnix Bosch, Chief Technical Officer of NW Bio, is presenting at 11:40 a.m. today at the inaugural Glioblastoma (GBM) Drug Development Summit being held at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts.

The title of Dr. Bosch’s presentation is DCVax®-L Phase III Clinical Trial: Development of Dendritic Cell Based Immunotherapies for Cancer — Where Are We, and How Did We Get Here.

The conference is not webcasting the presentations. However, Dr. Bosch’s presentation slides will be made available on NW Bio’s website after the conference session. (www.nwbio.com)

About Northwest Biotherapeutics
Northwest Biotherapeutics is a biotechnology company focused on developing personalized immunotherapy products designed to treat cancers more effectively than current treatments, without toxicities of the kind associated with chemotherapies, and on a cost-effective basis, in both the North America and Europe. The Company has a broad platform technology for DCVax® dendritic cell-based vaccines. The Company’s lead program is a 331-patient Phase III trial of DCVax®-L for newly diagnosed Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM). GBM is the most aggressive and lethal form of brain cancer, and is an “orphan disease.” The Company is also pursuing development of DCVax®- Direct for inoperable solid tumor cancers. It has completed a 40-patient Phase I trial, and is preparing for Phase II trials. The Company previously conducted a Phase I/II trial with DCVax-L for advanced ovarian cancer together with the University of Pennsylvania.

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