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Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Highlights Three Abstracts of Clinical Data at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, June 2-6, 2017

June 2, 2017 at 7:00 AM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NasdaqGS: SPPI), a biotechnology company with fully integrated commercial and drug development operations with a primary focus in Hematology and Oncology, today announced presentations of clinical data for FOLOTYN® (pralatrexate injection) and MARQIBO® (vinCRIStine sulfate LIPOSOME injection) to be presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, being held in Chicago, Illinois, from June 2- 6, 2017.

For more information about the ASCO Annual Meeting and for a complete list of abstracts, please refer to the conference website at

FOLOTYN(®) (pralatrexate injection) related abstract:

Monday June 5, 2017, 8:00 AM-11:30 AM CDT


Abstract #     Type     Title     First Author     Location


Poster Innovative approach to determine overall survival (OS) benefit for orphan diseases using case match control analyses (CMCA): The PROPEL experience of pralatrexate in patients with relapsed/refractory (R/R) peripheral T-cell lymphoma (PTCL). O'Connor Hall A

MARQIBO® (vinCRIStine sulfate LIPOSOME injection) related abstracts:


Saturday June 3, 2017, 3:00 PM-6:00 PM CDT

Abstract # Type Title First Author Location
7506 Oral Radiotherapy to bulky disease PET-negative after immunochemotherapy in elderly DLBCL patients: Results of a planned interim analysis of the first 187 patients with bulky disease treated in the OPTIMAL &#62 60 study of the DSHNHL. Pfreundschuh S100bc

Monday June 5, 2017, 8:00 AM-11:30 AM CDT

Abstract # Type Title First Author Location
7539 Poster Anti-infective prophylaxis with aciclovir and cotrimoxazole to reduce the rate of infections and therapy-associated deaths in elderly patients with DLBCL undergoing R-CHOP immunochemotherapy. Murawski Hall A

About Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals is a leading biotechnology company focused on acquiring, developing, and commercializing drug products, with a primary focus in Hematology and Oncology. Spectrum currently markets six hematology/oncology drugs, and has an advanced stage pipeline that has the potential to transform the Company. Spectrum's strong track record for in-licensing and acquiring differentiated drugs, and expertise in clinical development have generated a robust, diversified, and growing pipeline of product candidates in advanced-stage Phase 2 and Phase 3 studies. More information on Spectrum is available at

Forward-looking statement — This press release may contain forward-looking statements regarding future events and the future performance of Spectrum Pharmaceuticals that involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially. These statements are based on management's current beliefs and expectations. These statements include, but are not limited to, statements that relate to Spectrum's business and its future, including certain company milestones, Spectrum's ability to identify, acquire, develop and commercialize a broad and diverse pipeline of late-stage clinical and commercial products, the timing and results of FDA decisions, and any statements that relate to the intent, belief, plans or expectations of Spectrum or its management, or that are not a statement of historical fact. Risks that could cause actual results to differ include the possibility that Spectrum's existing and new drug candidates may not prove safe or effective, the possibility that our existing and new applications to the FDA and other regulatory agencies may not receive approval in a timely manner or at all, the possibility that our existing and new drug candidates, if approved, may not be more effective, safer or more cost efficient than competing drugs, the possibility that our efforts to acquire or in-license and develop additional drug candidates may fail, our dependence on third parties for clinical trials, manufacturing, distribution and quality control and other risks that are described in further detail in the Company's reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company does not plan to update any such forward-looking statements and expressly disclaims any duty to update the information contained in this press release except as required by law.

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Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Shiv Kapoor
Vice President, Strategic Planning & Investor Relations

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