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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Reports Inducement Grant Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)
BOSTON , Dec. 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (“Ziopharm” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: ZIOP) today reported that the Company granted a new employee an option to purchase an aggregate of 65,000 shares of Ziopharm’s common stock effective November 21, 2019 .
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Presents Pre-Clinical Data Validating “Rapid Personalized Manufacture” (RPM) with TCR at the 2019 American Society for Hematology Annual Meeting
– Membrane bound IL-15 (mbIL15) improves anti-tumor effect of TCR-modified T cells – – T cells expressing T-cell receptor (TCR) and mbIL15 can be infused day after gene transfer – BOSTON , Dec. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (“Ziopharm” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:ZIOP), today
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Presents Encouraging Clinical Data for Controlled IL-12 for the Treatment of Recurrent Glioblastoma at the 2019 Society for Neuro-Oncology Annual Meeting
– Controlled IL-12 evaluated as monotherapy in an expanded number of patients reinforced favorable safety profile and initial data consistent with immune-mediated anti-tumor effects – – Controlled IL-12 can be combined with full dose of a PD-1 inhibitor; favorable safety profile and initial data
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Updates Presentation and Webcast Time at the Jefferies 2019 London Healthcare Conference
Presentation moved to 1:20 p.m. GMT (8:20 a.m. ET) on November 20, 2019 BOSTON , Nov. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIOP) today announced that the Company’s presentation at the Jefferies 2019 London Healthcare Conference on November 20, 2019 , has been moved to 1:20
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Presentation at the Jefferies 2019 London Healthcare Conference to be Webcast
BOSTON , Nov. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIOP) today announced that Laurence Cooper , M.D., Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of Ziopharm, is scheduled to make a webcast presentation at the Jefferies 2019 London Healthcare Conference on November 20, 2019 , beginning
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Reports Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results
– Phase 2 trial of Sleeping Beauty TCR-T cell therapy for  patients with solid tumors initiated at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) – – New agreement with MD Anderson Cancer Center to expand library of T-cell receptors (TCRs) targeting neoantigens; Enables new clinical trials – – Balance sheet
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology to Host Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2019 Results on November 7, 2019
BOSTON , Oct. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (Nasdaq:ZIOP) today announced that management will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, November 7 , at 4:30 p.m. ET to provide a corporate update and discuss financial results for the third quarter ended September 30 ,
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology and MD Anderson Cancer Center Announce New R&D Agreement to Expand TCR-T Program
–  Accelerates capability for TCR library expansion of T-cell receptors (TCRs) targeting neoatigens, including in hotspots –              – Enables two new TCR-T clinical trials at MD Anderson leveraging the Sleeping Beauty non-viral gene transfer platform – – New lease for larger facility allows
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Names Drug Development Leader Dr. Chris Bowden to Board of Directors
– Industry veteran with 20+ years of global oncology drug development leadership –   – Current CMO at Agios Pharmaceuticals ; Former VP of Product Development, Oncology at Genentech –   BOSTON , Oct. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (“Ziopharm” or “the Company”) (Nasdaq:ZIOP),
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Announces FDA Clearance of IND for Rapid Personalized Manufacture of CD19-specific CAR-T
– Phase 1   clinical trial of CAR-T produced and infused in two days or less from gene transfer using Ziopharm’s Sleeping Beauty platform –   – Rapid personalized manufacture of CD19-specific CAR-T  for investigation in unaddressed patient population with relapsed leukemias and lymphoma after bone
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