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Legend Biotech to Welcome Investors to the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2022 Annual Meeting

SOMERSET, NJ–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Legend Biotech Corporation (NASDAQ: LEGN) (Legend Biotech), a global biotechnology company that develops, manufactures and markets novel therapies to treat life-threatening diseases, today announced that it will host an event for investors at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting. Taking place on Sunday, June 5 at 6 p.m. central time, the meeting will feature Dr. Sundar Jagannath, professor of medicine, hematology and medical oncology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and director of the multiple myeloma program at Mount Sinai Hospital.

Dr. Jagannath will detail new and updated data from the CARTITUDE clinical development program for ciltacabtagene autoleucel (cilta-cel), an investigational chimeric T-cell therapy for B-cell maturation antigen-directed antigen (BCMA) receptors ( CAR-T) being studied for the treatment of patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma. The meeting will follow the oral and poster presentations of the studies at the ASCO annual meeting.

Investors who cannot attend the event in person can also access it virtually by visiting Events and presentations on the Legend Biotech website.

About Legend Biotech

Legend Biotech is a global biotechnology company dedicated to treating and, one day, curing life-threatening diseases. Based in Somerset, New Jersey, we develop advanced cell therapies on a wide range of technology platforms, including autologous and allogeneic chimeric antigen receptor T-cells, T-cell receptors (TCR-T) and natural killer (NK) cells. based immunotherapy. From our three R&D sites around the world, we apply these innovative technologies to pursue the discovery of safe, effective and cutting-edge therapies for patients around the world.

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