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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

GenSpera (OTCQB:GNSZ) Presents at BIO Asia International Conference

Biotech News Alert: GenSpera (OTCQB:GNSZ) Presents at BIO Asia International Conference

Company CEO to Showcase the Potential of its Science

SAN ANTONIO - March 17, 2015 (Investorideas.com Biotech Newswire) GenSpera, Inc. (OTCQB:GNSZ) announced today that Craig Dionne, Ph.D., chief executive officer at GenSpera, will present at the 12th Annual BIO Asia International Conference on Tuesday, March 24 at 3:15 p.m. JST at the Grand Hyatt in Tokyo, Japan. The presentation will offer an overview of the latest scientific developments of GenSpera's lead investigational agent mipsagargin and the applicability of its innovative mechanism of action in a broad array of oncology treatments.

The 12th Annual BIO Asia International Conference, co-hosted by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), BioCentury and the Japan Bioindustry Association (JBA), brings together the global biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry to explore licensing and research collaborations in the current Asia-Pacific business and policy environments.

GenSpera is exploring partnership opportunities in Asia to assist in further development of mipsagargin as a treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

"This conference is a key opportunity for GenSpera to build on its partner connections in one of our primary markets and evaluate multiple business opportunities to continue our positive progress with mipsagargin," said Dionne. "Our approach of working on global business fronts while continuing systematic and scientifically sound clinical development will help bring new treatment options to patients quickly and efficiently."

GenSpera's approach to development for mipsagargin sets it apart among agents currently being studied for the treatment of HCC, the most common cancer diagnosis in Southeast Asia. GenSpera's BIO Asia presentation follows the company's presentation of positive Phase II study results for mipsagargin in treating HCC at the 2015 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium in San Francisco, Calif. About half of the liver cancer cases in the world occur in China where more than 350,000 people per year die from HCC. Globally, rates of HCC are on the rise, making it one of the ten most common cancers with more than 750,000 diagnosed each year.

"Our Phase II study validated proof of concept for our platform technology and cleared the way for GenSpera to continue our work," continued Dionne. "With our patents on the platform in place, we are well positioned to build on our approach of strategic partnerships and expand our work in Asia which has high demand for new targeted HCC treatments."

Mipsagargin's mechanism of action works by targeting the enzyme prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA), which is highly expressed in cancer tumor vasculature and in prostate cancer cells. The Phase II study results presented in San Francisco demonstrated that the prodrug effectively stabilizes progression of HCC by reducing blood flow within tumors while not affecting blood flow within normal tissues. The study also showed indications that patients had improved quality of life and fewer side effects than typically seen in cancer treatment. GenSpera is undertaking multiple trials in different indications in order to show that mipsagargin is effective across a broad array of cancer tumor types.

About GenSpera
GenSpera Inc. is a San Antonio-based biotech company that unlocks conventional thinking to conceive, design, and develop cancer therapies. GenSpera's technology platform combines a powerful, plant-derived cytotoxin (thapsigargin) with a patented prodrug delivery system that provides for targeted release of drug candidates within tumors. GenSpera's lead drug candidate, mipsagargin, was granted Orphan Drug designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2013 for evaluation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (liver cancer).

For additional information on GenSpera, visit www.genspera.com and connect on Twitter @GenSperaNews, LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube and Google+.

Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward Looking Information
This communication may contain forward-looking statements. Investors are cautioned that statements in this document regarding potential applications of GenSpera's technologies or the future prospects of the company constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, risks inherent in the development and commercialization of potential products, uncertainty of clinical trial results or regulatory approvals or clearances, need for future capital, dependence upon collaborators and maintenance of our intellectual property rights and the acceptance of GenSpera's proposed therapies by the health community. Actual results may differ materially from the results anticipated in these forward-looking statements. Additional information on potential factors that could affect our results and other risks and uncertainties will be detailed from time to time in GenSpera's periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Aethlon Medical (OTCBB: AEMD) to Present at the 27th Annual ROTH Conference

Medical Technology Breaking News: Aethlon Medical (OTCBB: AEMD) to Present at the 27th Annual ROTH Conference

SAN DIEGO - March 4, 2015 (Investorideas.com newswire) Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTCBB:AEMD), the pioneer in developing targeted therapeutic devices to address infectious diseases and cancer, today announced that James A. Joyce, Aethlon Medical CEO, is scheduled to present a corporate overview at the 27th Annual ROTH Conference on March 10, 2015 at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Laguna Niguel, California. To learn more about the ROTH Conference click here.


A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the investor relations page of the Company's corporate website at http://wsw.com/webcast/roth29/aemd. A replay of the presentation will be available for 365 days.

Details of the presentation are as follows:
Event: 27th Annual ROTH Conference
Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Time: 5:30 pm PT
Place: The Ritz-Carlton Hotel (Laguna Niguel, CA)


About Aethlon Medical, Inc.
Aethlon Medical creates medical devices that target unmet therapeutic needs in infectious disease, cancer and neurodegenerative disorders. The company's lead product is the Aethlon Hemopurifier®, a first-in-class device that selectively targets the rapid elimination of circulating viruses and tumor-secreted exosomes that promote cancer progression. Exosome Sciences, Inc. is a majority owned subsidiary that is advancing exosome-based products to diagnose and monitor cancer, infectious disease and neurological disorders. Additional information can be found online at http://www.aethlonmedical.com/ and connect with the Company on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Google+.

Certain statements herein may be forward-looking and involve risks and uncertainties. Such forward-looking statements involve assumptions, known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Aethlon Medical, Inc. to be materially different from any future results, performance, or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Such potential risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, that the ESI will not be able to commercialize its future products, that the FDA will not approve the initiation of the Company's clinical programs or provide market clearance of the company's products, future human studies whether revenue or non-revenue generating of the Aethlon ADAPT™ system or the Aethlon Hemopurifier® as an adjunct therapy to improve patient responsiveness to established cancer or hepatitis C therapies or as a standalone cancer or hepatitis C therapy or as a broad spectrum defense against viral pathogens, including Ebola, the Company's ability to raise capital when needed, the Company's ability to complete the development of its planned products, the Company's ability to manufacture its products either internally or through outside companies and provide its services, the impact of government regulations, patent protection on the Company's proprietary technology, the ability of the Company to meet the milestones contemplated in the DARPA contract, product liability exposure, uncertainty of market acceptance, competition, technological change, and other risk factors. In such instances, actual results could differ materially as a result of a variety of factors, including the risks associated with the effect of changing economic conditions and other risk factors detailed in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

Contacts:
James A. Joyce 
Chairman and CEO
 
858.459.7800 x301
 
jj@aethlonmedical.com

Jim Frakes 
Chief Financial Officer
 
858.459.7800 x300
 
jfrakes@aethlonmedical.com

David Zazoff 
MDM Worldwide Solutions
 
646-403-3554

Visit this company: www.aethlonmedical.com

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