AzurRx BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZRX) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure

AzurRx BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZRX) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

On August 11, 2020, AzurRx BioPharma, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing positive interim data from the first patient cohort in its Phase 2 clinical trial of MS1819 in combination with PERT therapy for the treatment of severe exocrine pancreatic insufficiency in patients with cystic fibrosis (the “Phase 2 Trial”). A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The Company’s management also hosted a conference call on August 11, 2020 to discuss the interim data results of the Phase 2 Trial. A copy of the presentation utilized during the conference call is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.
The information in this Item 7.01 of this Current Report onForm8-K,including the information set forth in Exhibits99.1 and 99.2, is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), nor shall Exhibits 99.1 or 99.2 filed herewith 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 a filing.
In addition, statements in this Current Report on Form 8-K and the exhibit(s) attached hereto about Company’s future expectations, plans and prospects, as well as any other statements regarding matters that are not historical facts, may constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements include, but are not limited to, statements about the Company’s strategy and clinical development plans. The words “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “project,” “should,” “target,” “would” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements, although not all forward-looking statements contain these identifying words. Actual results,performance or achievements of the company and its clinical trials may differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements as a result of various important factors, including whether the Company’s cash resources will be sufficient to fund its continuing operations for the periods and/or trials anticipated; whether results obtained in preclinical and nonclinical studies and clinical trials will be indicative of results obtained in future clinical trials; whether preliminary or interim results from a clinical trial such as the interim results presented will be indicative of the final results of the trial; whether Company’s product candidates will advance through the clinical trial process on a timely basis, or at all; whether the results of such trials will warrant submission for approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration or equivalent foreign regulatory agencies; whether Company’s product candidates will receive approval from regulatory agencies on a timely basis or at all; whether, if product candidates obtain approval, they will be successfully distributed and marketed; whether the coronavirus pandemic will have an impact on the timing of our clinical development, clinical supply and our operations; and other factors discussed in the “Risk Factors” section of the Company’s annual report on Form10-Kfor the period ended December 31, 2019, and risks described in other filings that the Company may make with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Any forward-looking statements contained in this report and the exhibit(s) attached speak only as of the date hereof, and the Company specifically disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, whether because of new information, future events or otherwise.
Item 7.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
AzurRx BioPharma, Inc. Exhibit
EX-99.1 2 ex99-1.htm PRESS RELEASE ex99-1     Exhibit 99.1     AzurRx BioPharma Announces Positive Interim Data From First Patient Cohort in Phase 2 Clinical Trial of MS1819 in Combination with PERT Therapy in the Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis Patients with Severe Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency     ● Data from first five patients demonstrate positive results with primary efficacy and secondary safety endpoints achieved ● Clinically meaningful improvement (>80%) in coefficient of fat absorption (CFA) for all patients across all dose levels of MS1819 ● Topline data from full dataset anticipated in 1Q 2021   Management to discuss the interim results on call scheduled for today,…
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About AzurRx BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZRX)

AzurRx BioPharma, Inc. is a clinical development-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company is engaged in the research and development of non-systemic biologics for the treatment of patients with gastrointestinal (GI) disorders. The Company’s product pipeline consists of two therapeutic proteins, such as MS1819 and AZX1101. MS1819 is an acid-resistant secreted lipase produced by Yarrowia lipolytica, known as LIP2, that the Company is developing through recombinant deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) technology for the treatment of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI), associated with chronic pancreatitis (CP) and cystic fibrosis (CF). AZX1101 is a recombinant-lactamase combination of bacterial origin under development for the prevention of hospital-acquired infections by resistant bacterial strains induced by parenteral administration of b-lactam antibiotics (known as nosocomial infections), as well as the prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhea (AAD).

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