Case: Moleculin Biotech, Inc.
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NEW YORK, NY – May 8, 2020 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (“Moleculin” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: MBRX).  Investors who purchased Moleculin securities may be affected.

On May 1, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced the temporary suspension of trading in the securities of Moleculin “because of questions regarding the accuracy and adequacy of information in the marketplace about the Company and its securities.”  According to the SEC, “[t]hose questions relate to, among other things, statements made by MBRX and others, in its Form 10-K filed with the Commission on March 19, in press releases on March 20 and April 8, and in other statements on March 19, March 20, and April 16 concerning the company’s business, including the status of development of a drug candidate labeled WP1122 for potential application to COVID-19, and the Company’s ability to expedite regulatory approval of any such treatment.” 

If you purchased Moleculin common stock or other Moleculin securities and would like to discuss our investigation, please contact us by emailing This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or by calling (646) 315-9003.  

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Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP, with offices in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago and New Jersey, has many years of experience in prosecuting investor class actions. For more information about Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP, you may visit our website at www.kaplanfox.com.  If you have any questions about this investigation, your rights, or your interests, please contact:

Donald R. Hall
KAPLAN FOX & KILSHEIMER LLP
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(646) 315-9003
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Laurence D. King
KAPLAN FOX & KILSHEIMER LLP
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