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): February 22, 2017
Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
400 Oyster Point Blvd., Suite 505, South San Francisco, CA 94080
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
(Registrant's telephone number including area code)
(Registrant's former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 8.01.||Other Events.|
On February 27, 2017, Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the “Company”) announced that it has received a request from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (the “FDA”) in a telephone communication for additional information in connection with its review of the Company’s Investigation New Drug Application (“IND”) for it ProNeura ropinirole implant. Initiation of the clinical trial is on hold pending submission of the requested information and the FDA’s clearance of the IND.
A copy of the press release issued by the Company is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press Release, dated February 27, 2017.|
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 thereunto duly authorized.
|TITAN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.|
Dated: February 27, 2017