DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
IMV Inc. (Nasdaq: IMV; TSX: IMV), a clinical stage immunotherapy company (or the ”Corporation”), today announced the voting results from its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held on Thursday May 9, 2019.
Based on the proxies received and the votes on a show of hands, all resolutions were accepted including the election of Directors for whom details of the votes are as follows;
|Name of Nominee||Votes cast FOR|| |
% of votes cast
|James H. Hall||22,672,109||86.82%|
Shareholders also approved the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, Chartered Accountants, as independent auditor of the Corporation for the ensuing year and that Directors be authorized to fix their remuneration.
In addition, all amendments to the stock option plan as described in schedule A of the circular dated March 21, 2019 were accepted as well as the ratification of options to officers of the Corporation in the form set out in schedule B of the circular.
IMV Inc. is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to making immunotherapy more effective, more broadly applicable, and more widely available to people facing cancer and other serious diseases. IMV is pioneering a new class of immunotherapies based on the Company’s proprietary drug delivery platform. This patented technology leverages a novel mechanism of action that enables the programming of immune cells in vivo, which are aimed at generating powerful new synthetic therapeutic capabilities. IMV’s lead candidate, DPX-Survivac, is a T cell-activating immunotherapy that combines the utility of the platform with a target: survivin. IMV is currently assessing DPX-Survivac as a monotherapy in advanced ovarian cancer, as well as a combination therapy in multiple clinical studies with Merck. Connect at www.imv-inc.com
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