OTLC Oncotelic Therapeutics
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)
March 1, 2021
MATEON THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
29397 Agoura Road Suite 107
Agoura Hills, CA 91301
(Address of principal executive offices and Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code
(Former name or former address, if changed since 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)|
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of class||Trading Symbols||Name of each exchange on which registered|
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 [ ]
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. [ ]
|Item 8.01||Other Events|
On March 1, 2021 Mateon Therapeutics, Inc. issued press release announcing:
We have shown that the active component of PulmoHealTM is active against influenza virus consistent with the broad-spectrum activity for PulmoHealTM which is confirmed by its reported activity against variants, B1.1.7 and B1.351 of SARS-CoV-2. These escape variants have been reported to be more contagious and potentially resistant to vaccines.
Additionally, Mateon has further its relationship with IBM by signing a joint development agreement with IBM Watson Health Research division to collectively work on AI models for respiratory assessments.
The press release is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|Exhibit No.||Description||Incorporation by reference|
|99.1||Publications of PulmoHeal||Filed herewith.|
|Mateon Therapeutics, Inc.|
|Date: March 2, 2021||/s/ Vuong Trieu|
|Chief Executive Officer|