UNITED STATES

 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

 

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

 

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (date of Earliest Event Reported): August 14, 2017

  

moleculin biotech, INC.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)

 

DELAWARE 001-37758 47-4671997

(Sate or Other Jurisdiction of

Incorporation or Organization)

(Commission File No.) (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

 

2575 WEST BELLFORT, SUITE 333, HOUSTON TX 77054

(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)

 

(713) 300-5160

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

 

(Former name or former address, if changed from last report)

  

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

¨Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

¨Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

¨Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

¨Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-14(c)).

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

 

Emerging growth company x

 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. x

 

 

 

   

 

 

Item 2.02.Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

 

On August 14, 2017, Moleculin Biotech, Inc. issued a press release announcing its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2017 and recent operational highlights. A copy of the press release is attached to this report as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.

 

In accordance with General Instruction B.2. of Form 8-K, the information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purpose of Section 18 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, and shall not be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.

 

Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d)       Exhibits.

 

Exhibit No.   Description
     
99.1   Moleculin Biotech, Inc. press release dated August 14, 2017

 

SIGNATURE

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

  MOLECULIN BIOTECH, INC.
   
Date:  August 14, 2017      
  By: /s/ Jonathan Foster  
    Jonathan Foster  
    Chief Financial Officer    

 

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EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit No.   Description
     
99.1   Moleculin Biotech, Inc. press release dated August 14, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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