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2013-02-20 16:26:11

CALGARY, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics" or the "Company") (TSX: ONC, NASDAQ: ONCY) today announced the appointment of Dr. Jeremy Grushcow to the role of General Counsel. Dr. Grushcow has more than ten years' experience in the legal profession representing public and private entities, as well as venture capital and private equity firms in the acquisition, financing, development, operation and sale of pharmaceutical and life sciences companies in...

2013-02-20 08:29:46

CALGARY, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics") (TSX:ONC; NASDAQ:ONCY) announced today the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 8.0 million common shares, at a public offering price of US$4.00 per common share.  The Company estimates that the gross proceeds from the offering, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other estimated offering expenses payable by Oncolytics, will be US$32.0 million. The offering is expected to...

2013-02-19 16:26:01

CALGARY, Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics") (TSX:ONC; NASDAQ:ONCY) announced today its intention, subject to market and other conditions, to commence an underwritten public offering of common shares.  The number of common shares to be distributed and the price of each common share will be determined in the context of the market with final terms to be determined at the time of pricing. Piper Jaffray & Co. and Wedbush PacGrow Life Sciences will...

2013-02-08 08:25:13

CALGARY, Feb. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics") (TSX: ONC) (NASDAQ: ONCY) today announced results examining percent overall tumour shrinkage data from its U.S. Phase 2 clinical trial in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the lung (SCCLC) using intravenous administration of REOLYSIN(®) in combination with carboplatin and paclitaxel (REO 021). The analysis examined percent best overall tumour changes between pre-treatment and up to six treatment...

2013-01-28 08:28:15

CALGARY, Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics") (TSX:ONC, NASDAQ:ONCY) today announced a poster presentation covering positive preliminary results from a Phase I study examining the intravenous administration of REOLYSIN in combination with FOLFIRI in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer (REO 022). The results were presented at the ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium in San Francisco, CA, which took place from January 24-26, 2013. The poster...

2012-12-13 08:26:03

CALGARY, Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics" or the "Company") (TSX: ONC) (NASDAQ: ONCY) today announced initial positive top line data from the first endpoint in its double-blinded randomized Phase III clinical study examining REOLYSIN in combination with carboplatin and paclitaxel in second-line patients with platinum-refractory, taxane-naïve head and neck cancers (REO 018). The endpoint examines initial percentage tumour changes between...

2012-11-12 08:26:42

CALGARY, Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics" or the "Company") (TSX:ONC, NASDAQ:ONCY) today announced the appointment of Mr. Kirk Look to the role of Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Look has served as Oncolytics' Controller since 2003 and has been the Chief Financial Officer of Oncolytics Biotech (U.S.) Inc. since 2009. Prior to joining Oncolytics, Mr. Look held progressively senior audit roles with Ernst & Young LLP in both North and South America...

2012-11-09 08:27:17

CALGARY, Nov. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics") (TSX:ONC, NASDAQ:ONCY) today announced three poster presentations covering expanded results from: a Phase II clinical trial using intravenous administration of REOLYSIN in combination with paclitaxel and carboplatin in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with Kras or EGFR-activated tumours (REO 016), a Phase II clinical trial using intravenous administration of REOLYSIN( )in combination with...

2012-11-08 08:33:39

CALGARY, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (TSX: ONC) (NASDAQ: ONCY) ("Oncolytics" or the "Company") today announced its financial results and operational highlights for the quarter ended September 30, 2012. "We continue to make progress across the entire breadth of our clinical program and completed enrollment in multiple trials this quarter," said Dr. Brad Thompson, President and CEO of Oncolytics. "Our near term focus remains on completing the initial follow-up...

2012-10-24 07:30:25

CALGARY, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics") (TSX:ONC, NASDAQ:ONCY) today announced that it has completed patient enrollment in its U.S. Phase II clinical trial using intravenous administration of REOLYSIN in combination with gemcitabine (Gemzar(®)) in patients with advanced or metastatic pancreatic cancer (REO 017). The trial is a 33-patient study using a one sample, two-stage design. In the first stage, 17 patients were to be enrolled, and...