SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): December 17, 2012
GALENA BIOPHARMA, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
310 N. State Street, Suite 208
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (855) 855-4253
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On December 17, 2012 Galena Biopharma, Inc. (we, us, our, Galena, or the Company) announced that it intends to offer shares of its common stock and warrants to purchase shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. The offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed, or as to the actual size or terms of the offering. On December 17, 2012 we issued a press release announcing the offering. A copy of the press release is attached to this Current Report as Exhibit 99.1. A preliminary copy of the form of warrant which will be offered as part of the underwritten public offering is attached to this Current Report as Exhibit 99.2.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
We are filing as part of this report the exhibits listed on the accompanying Index to Exhibits, which information is incorporated herein by reference.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Index to Exhibits