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Mustang Bio to Present at Scientific Conferences in September 2019

NEW YORK, Sept. 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mustang Bio, Inc. (“Mustang”) (MBIO), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on translating today’s medical breakthroughs in cell and gene therapies into potential cures for hematologic cancers, solid tumors and rare genetic diseases, today announced that Knut Niss, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, and Junxia Wang, M.D., Ph.D., Director of Analytical Development, will deliver presentations at two scientific conferences in September 2019.

Conference: CAR-TCR Summit 2019

Title: Scaling out within GMP Facilities
Presenter: Knut Niss, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, Mustang Bio
Session: Strategic Dive
Date and time: Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 12 p.m. EDT
Location: Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center in Boston
 
Title: Analytical challenges for method transfer to clinical manufacturing sites
Presenter: Junxia Wang, M.D., Ph.D., Director of Analytical Development, Mustang Bio
Track: Manufacturing
Date and time: Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 6:50 p.m. EDT
Location: Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center in Boston
 
For additional information on the conference, please visit: http://car-tcr-summit.com/

Conference: Cell & Gene Therapy Bioprocessing & Commercialization 2019

Title: New manufacturing models for autologous cell therapies
Presenter: Knut Niss, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, Mustang Bio
Session: Cell, Gene and CAR T Therapy Commercialization
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 11 a.m. EDT
Location: Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston
 
For additional information on the conference, please visit: https://lifesciences.knect365.com/cell-therapy-bioprocessing/

About Mustang Bio
Mustang Bio, Inc. (“Mustang”) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on translating today’s medical breakthroughs in cell and gene therapies into potential cures for hematologic cancers, solid tumors and rare genetic diseases. Mustang aims to acquire rights to these technologies by licensing or otherwise acquiring an ownership interest, to fund research and development, and to outlicense or bring the technologies to market. Mustang has partnered with top medical institutions to advance the development of CAR T and CRISPR/Cas9-enhanced CAR T therapies across multiple cancers, as well as a lentiviral gene therapy for X­SCID. Mustang is registered under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and files periodic reports with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Mustang was founded by Fortress Biotech, Inc. (FBIO). For more information, visit www.mustangbio.com.

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Company Contacts:
Jaclyn Jaffe and William Begien
Mustang Bio, Inc.
(781) 652-4500
ir@mustangbio.com

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LifeSci Advisors, LLC
(617) 535-7746
daniel@lifesciadvisors.com

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