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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Announces Receipt of Shareholders’ Intent to Solicit Written Consents
BOSTON , Oct. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (“Ziopharm” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: ZIOP), today announced that it has received a notice, and acknowledges the filing of, a preliminary consent solicitation statement by WaterMill Asset Management Corp. , Mr. Robert W.
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology to Participate in Jefferies Cell Therapy Virtual Summit on October 5, 2020
BOSTON , Oct. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIOP), today announced that Laurence Cooper , M.D., Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of Ziopharm, is scheduled to participate in a fireside chat at the 7 th Annual Jefferies Cell Therapy Virtual Summit on October 5, 2020 at
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Appoints Kevin Buchi to its Board of Directors
– Life Sciences industry veteran; 15-year Cephalon executive, serving progressively  as CFO, COO and then CEO at time of $6.8 billion acquisition by Teva – – Doug Pagán Steps Down from Board of Directors – BOSTON , Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc.
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Appoints Four Additional Members to Scientific Advisory Board
BOSTON , Sept. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (“Ziopharm” or “the Company”) (Nasdaq: ZIOP), today announced the appointment of four additional members to its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). The SAB , under the leadership of Carl June , M.D.
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Granted Rare Pediatric Disease Designation for Controlled IL-12 for the Treatment of DIPG
BOSTON , Sept. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (“Ziopharm” or “the Company”) (Nasdaq:ZIOP) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Rare Pediatric Disease Designation to Ad-RTS-hIL-12 with veledimex (Controlled IL-12) for the investigational
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology to Participate in Upcoming Conferences
BOSTON , Sept. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIOP), today announced that Laurence Cooper , M.D., Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of Ziopharm, is scheduled to participate in two upcoming conferences: H.C. Wainwright 22nd Annual Global Investment Conference   Date:  
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Reports Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update
– Enrollment completed in Controlled IL-12 phase 2 clinical trial with Regeneron’s Libtayo ® – – First patient with DIPG dosed in phase 1/2 pediatric brain tumor trial of Contolled IL-12 – – Work restrictions at the NCI and MD Anderson easing; MD Anderson initiated phase 1 CD19-specific CAR-T
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology to Report Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results and Host a Conference Call and Webcast on August 6, 2020
BOSTON , July 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIOP), today announced the Company will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, August 6 , at 4:30 pm EDT to provide a corporate update and discuss financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020 .
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Names James Huang to Board of Directors
– Industry veteran entrepreneur with 20+ years’ experience founding and financing successful, innovative biotech companies including GenScript and Legend Biotech   – Managing Partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & China; Founder of Panacea Venture, funding source for Ziopharm’s joint venture
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Toggle Summary Ziopharm Oncology Announces Initiation of Phase 1 Trial Evaluating Rapid Personalized Manufacturing CAR-T Technology in Patients with Relapsed CD19+ Leukemias and Lymphomas
- RPM leverages the Sleeping Beauty system to reduce cost and simplify production for CD19-specific CAR-T infusion the day after gene transfer - BOSTON , July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ziopharm Oncology , Inc. (“Ziopharm” or “the Company”) (Nasdaq:ZIOP), today announced the initiation of a phase
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