Cellectar Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLRB), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of drugs for the treatment of cancer, has closed a sale of 1,982,000 common shares in a registered direct offering and concurrent private placement of 2,018,000 common shares with institutional investors. In conjunction with the offerings, the company issued 4,000,000 unregistered warrants to purchase common stock. The shares of common stock and warrants were sold at $2.50 per fixed combination. The warrants sold in the private placement were immediately exercisable, expire five years after the date of issuance, and have an exercise price of $2.40. The resulting gross proceeds to the company from the offerings were $10.0 million.
ROTH Capital Partners acted as
sole placement agent for the offerings.
About Cellectar Biosciences
Cellectar Biosciences is focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of drugs for the treatment of cancer. The company plans to develop proprietary drugs independently and through research and development (R&D) collaborations. The core drug development strategy is to leverage its PDC platform to develop therapeutics that specifically target treatment to cancer cells. Through R&D collaborations, Cellectar seeks to generate near-term capital, supplement internal resources, gain access to novel molecules or payloads, accelerate product candidate development and to broaden our proprietary and partnered product pipelines.
The company’s lead PDC therapeutic, CLR 131, is in a Phase 2 clinical study (CLOVER-1) in R/R MM and select B-cell malignancies, as well as a dose escalation Phase 1 study in patients with R/R MM. The company has initiated a Phase 1 study with CLR 131 in pediatric solid tumors and lymphoma.
Cellectar’s product pipeline also includes one preclinical PDC chemotherapeutic program (CLR 1900) and several partnered PDC assets. For more information, please visit
(Source: Company Press
Release | 5/16/19)
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Date of Announcement: 5/23/19
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