Aptose Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:APTO) Files An 8-K Other Events
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On July 16, 2019, the Registrant issued a press release, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information in the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1. Press release dated July 16, 2019
Aptose Biosciences Inc. Exhibit
EX-99.1 2 exh_991.htm PRESS RELEASE EdgarFilingEXHIBIT 99.1Aptose Doses First CLL Patient in Phase 1 Study of CG-806 and Doses Third Cohort in Phase 1 Study of APTO-253 – CG-806 oral non-covalent pan-FLT3/pan-BTK inhibitor being developed for the treatment of CLL and other B-cell malignancies and for AML – – APTO-253 MYC inhibitor being developed for the treatment of AML and MDS – SAN DIEGO and TORONTO,…
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About Aptose Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:APTO)
Aptose Biosciences Inc. (Aptose) is a clinical-stage biotechnology company. The Company is engaged in the development of anticancer drugs that target specific epigenetic processes and signal transduction abnormalities that underlie a particular life-threatening malignancy. Its product pipeline includes cancer drug candidates that exert activity as stand-alone agents and that enhance the activities of other anticancer agents without causing overlapping toxicities. The Company develops therapeutics focused on epigenetic processes and signal transduction abnormalities at the edge of cancer research, coupled with companion diagnostics to identify the optimal patient population for its products. The Company’s APTO-253 is a small molecule that can induce expression of the genes that codes for the Kruppel-like factor 4 (KLF4) master transcription factor and the p21 cell cycle inhibitor protein.