BIO-PATH HOLDINGS, INC. (NASDAQ:BPTH) Files An 8-K Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

BIO-PATH HOLDINGS, INC. (NASDAQ:BPTH) Files An 8-K Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
Item 5.07

Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
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Bio-Path Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2018 annual meeting (the “2018 Annual Meeting”) of stockholders of the Company on December 20, 2018 in The Woodlands, Texas. At the 2018 Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders: (i) elected each of the five persons listed below under Proposal 1 to serve as a director of the Company until its 2018 annual meeting of stockholders; (ii) approved the amendment to the Company’s Certificate of Incorporation to effect a reverse stock split of the Company’s common stock, par value $0.001 per share, at a ratio of up to 1-for-20, to be determined by the Company’s board of directors (the “Board”); and (iii) ratified and approved the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as the Company’s registered independent public accounting firm for the Company’s fiscal year ending December 31, 2018. The following describes the results of the voting at the 2018 Annual Meeting:

Proposal 1: The election of directors to serve until the 2019 annual meeting of stockholders of the Company:
Name of Nominee Shares Voted “For” Shares Voted “Against” Shares Withheld Shares Abstained Broker Non-Votes
Peter H. Nielsen 1,959,364 1,039,548 8,570,445
Heath W. Cleaver 2,261,790 737,122 8,570,445
Mark P. Colonnese 2,310,153 688,759 8,570,445
Paul D. Aubert 2,451,462 547,450 8,570,445
Douglas P. Morris 2,184,664 814,248 8,570,445
Proposal 2: Approval of the amendment to the Company’s Certificate of Incorporation to effect a reverse stock split of the Company’s common stock, par value $0.001 per share, at a ratio of up to 1-for-20, to be determined by the Board:
Shares Voted “For” Shares Voted “Against” Shares Withheld Shares Abstained Broker Non-Votes
6,809,758 4,573,446 186,153
Proposal 3: Ratification and approval of the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as the Company’s registered independent public accounting firm for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2018:
Shares Voted “For” Shares Voted “Against” Shares Withheld Shares Abstained Broker Non-Votes
10,003,921 959,265 606,169

About BIO-PATH HOLDINGS, INC. (NASDAQ:BPTH)

Bio-Path Holdings, Inc. is a clinical and preclinical stage oncology focused antisense drug development company. The Company utilizes a technology that achieves systemic delivery for target specific protein inhibition for any gene product that is over-expressed in disease. Its drug delivery and antisense technology, DNAbilize, is a platform that uses P-ethoxy, a deoxyribonucleic acid backbone modification. Its lead drug candidate, Liposomal Grb2 (BP1001), targets the protein Growth factor receptor-bound protein 2 (Grb2). Its other liposome delivered antisense drug candidate, Liposomal Bcl2 (BP1002), targets the protein B-cell lymphoma 2 (Bcl2). BP1001 is in Phase II clinical trials for acute myeloid leukemia, and for blast phase and accelerated phase chronic myelogenous leukemia. BP1002 is intended to target the lymphoma and certain solid tumor markets. BP1001 is also in preclinical studies for solid tumors, including triple negative breast cancer and inflammatory breast cancer.

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