SAN DIEGO, California and CALGARY, Alberta, April 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Oncolytics Biotech® Inc. (NASDAQ: ONCY) (TSX: ONC), currently developing pelareorep, an intravenously delivered immuno-oncolytic virus, today provided an update on the potential impact of COVID-19 on the Company’s clinical and business operations. The Company’s clinical and regulatory teams remain active and are working closely with our investigators to identify the most appropriate steps forward for each study. There has been no impact on the continuity of the manufacturing of pelareorep, and Oncolytics is fully capable of supplying pelareorep to all ongoing clinical studies. Although it is too early to determine the absolute effects of the outbreak on specific trial timelines, it is anticipated that COVID-19 will impact clinical trial enrollment timelines to some degree.
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