Scientific Presentations

Corvus Pharmaceuticals’ Poster and Oral Presentations at AACR Annual Meeting 
April 16 – 20 in New Orleans

Following are the specifics for Corvus’ two poster presentations:

Inhibition of Adenosine A2A Receptor (A2AR) by CPI-444 Enhances CD8+ T cell Killing of a HER-2/neu Expressing Murine Tumor

Authored by Blake A. Scott1, Todd Armstrong2, Elizabeth M. Jaffee2
Affiliations: 1Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; 2Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore
Session Category: Experimental and Molecular Therapeutics
Session Date/ Time: Sunday, Apr 17, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Location: Morial Convention Center, Halls G-J, Poster Section 17, Poster Board 1

The Adenosine A2A Receptor Antagonist, CPI-444, Blocks Adenosine-Mediated T Cell Suppression and Exhibits Anti-Tumor Activity Alone and In Combination with Anti-PD-1 and Anti-PD-L1

Authored by Stephen Willingham1, Po Y. Ho1, Robert Leone2, Emily Piccione1, Carmen Choy1, Andrew Hotson1, Joseph Buggy1, Jonathan Powell2, Richard Miller1
Affiliations: 1Corvus Pharmaceuticals, Burlingame, Calif.; 2Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Research Center, Department of Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore
Session Category: Immunology
Session Date/ Time: Monday, Apr 18, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Location: Morial Convention Center, Halls G-J, Poster Section 26, Poster Board 21

The following oral presentation will take place as follows:

Adenosine A2a Receptor (A2aR) Antagonist as a Means of Enhancing the Efficacy of Checkpoint Blockade and Adoptive T Cell Therapy

Authored by Robert D. Leone, Judson M. Englert, Chih-Hsien Cheng, Jiayu Wen, Min-Hee Oh, Im-Hong Sun, Chirag Patel, Ian A. Bettencourt, Jonathan D. Powell
Affiliation: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Research Center Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore
Session Category: Immunology
Session Date/ Time: Tuesday, Apr 19, 4:20 PM – 4:35 PM
Location: Morial Convention Center, New Orleans Theater C