ZIOPHARM ONCOLOGY 8-K 2016
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): May 18, 2016
ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
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(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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On May 18, 2016, ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc., or the Company, issued a press release announcing clinical data highlighting favorable interim survival results from the Companys ongoing Phase 1, multi-center dose-escalation study of the gene therapy candidate Ad-RTS-hIL-12 + orally-administered veledimex in patients with recurrent or progressive glioblastoma, and that such results will be presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting to be held June 3-7, 2016, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois.
A copy of the above referenced press release is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
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