SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Anixa Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANIX), a biotechnology company focused on the treatment and prevention of cancer and infectious diseases, announced today that Dr. Amit Kumar, Anixa's Chief Executive Officer, will present at B. Riley's Inaugural Oncology Investor Conference to be held January 20-21, 2021. 

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Dr. Kumar will participate in a fireside chat presentation to discuss Anixa's recent accomplishments and anticipated milestones.  Company management will also be available to participate in online one-on-one meetings with investors who are registered to attend the conference.

Anixa's presentation will be live webcast at 10:30 a.m. PST on January 21, 2021.  The presentation will be open to registered conference attendees, institutional investors and investor relations professionals, who may register to view the live webcast at https://b-riley-oncology-investor-conference.events.issuerdirect.com/signup.  After completion of the event, a replay of the presentation will be publicly available on the Anixa website at https://ir.anixa.com/events.

About Anixa Biosciences, Inc.
Anixa is a publicly-traded biotechnology company developing a number of programs addressing cancer and infectious disease.  Anixa's therapeutics portfolio includes a cancer immunotherapy program which uses a novel type of CAR-T, known as chimeric endocrine receptor T-cell (CER-T) technology, and a Covid-19 therapeutics program focused on inhibiting certain viral protein function.  The company's vaccine portfolio includes a vaccine to prevent breast cancer, and specifically triple negative breast cancer (TNBC), the most deadly form of the disease, and a vaccine to prevent ovarian cancer.  These vaccine technologies focus on immunizing against specific proteins that have been found to be expressed in certain forms of cancer.  Anixa continually examines emerging technologies in complementary fields for further development and commercialization.  Additional information is available at www.anixa.com.

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Investor contact:
Mike Catelani
mcatelani@anixa.com
408-708-9808

Media contact:
Sherry Ash
anixapress@gmail.com

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