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Spectrum Pharmaceuticals to Present Data from Phase 2 Clinical Trial for Poziotinib at Upcoming Medical Conference

March 11, 2020 at 7:00 AM EDT

Management to host webcast and conference call to review data and program strategy at 8 a.m. ET on March 18, 2020

HENDERSON, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (NasdaqGS: SPPI), a biopharmaceutical company focused on novel and targeted oncology therapies, today announced the acceptance for presentation of its abstract of the results for Cohort 1 from its Phase 2 clinical trial, ZENITH20, evaluating poziotinib in previously treated non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients with EGFR exon 20 insertion mutations. The abstract, titled “Oral poziotinib shows clinical activity and durable response in previously treated EGFR exon 20 NSCLC patients – a Phase 2 study,” will be part of the Keynote Forum at the 11th Annual Congress on Pulmonary & Respiratory Medicine. The oral presentation will take place on March 18, 2020 from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. CET in Amsterdam. The abstract can be found here: poziotinib abstract.

Conference Call and Webcast

Spectrum’s management will host a webcast and conference call at 8 a.m. ET / 5 a.m. PT on March 18, 2020 to review the data and program strategy. The live call may be accessed by dialing (877) 837-3910 for domestic callers and (973) 796-5077 for international callers and entering the conference ID#:2059147. A live webcast of the call will be available from the Investors and Media section of the company’s website at and will be archived there shortly after the live event.

About Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on acquiring, developing, and commercializing novel and targeted oncology therapies. Spectrum has a strong track record of successfully executing across the biopharmaceutical business model, from in-licensing and acquiring differentiated drugs, clinically developing novel assets, successfully gaining regulatory approvals and commercializing in a competitive healthcare marketplace. Spectrum has a late-stage pipeline with novel assets that serve areas of unmet need. This pipeline has the potential to transform the company in the near future. For additional information on Spectrum Pharmaceuticals please visit

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Robert Uhl
Managing Director, Westwicke ICR

Kurt Gustafson
Chief Financial Officer

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