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Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Presentations at the Upcoming AACR Virtual Meeting 2021 to Include Updated Poziotinib Twice Daily Dosing Data

April 5, 2021 at 7:00 AM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 5, 2021-- Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (NasdaqGS: SPPI), a biopharmaceutical company focused on novel and targeted oncology therapies, today announced a poster presentation on safety and tolerability of twice daily administered poziotinib in patients with EGFR or HER2 exon 20 mutations. The company will also present a poster on the evaluation of same-day dosing of ROLONTIS® (eflapegrastim) in neutropenic rats and patients with early-stage breast cancer. These poster presentations will be available at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Virtual Annual Meeting, taking place from April 10-15, 2021. Details of the presentations are as follows:

Title: Poziotinib administered twice daily improves safety and tolerability in patients with EGFR or HER2 exon 20 mutations
Speaker: Xiuning Le, M.D., Ph.D.
Session: PO.CT02 - Phase 2 Clinical Trials
Date and Time: April 10, 2021 from 8:30 am11:59 pm ET
Presentation Number: CT169

Title: Same-day administration of Eflapegrastim with chemotherapy enhances neutropenic recovery in neutropenic rats and in early-stage breast cancer patients
Speaker: John A. Barrett
Session: PO.CT01 - Phase 1 Clinical Trials
Date and Time: April 10, 2021 from 8:30 am11:59 pm ET
Presentation Number: CT116

The poster presentations will be available for viewing by registered participants during the conference via the AACR website on April 10, 2021.

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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