UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
FORM 8-K
CURRENT REPORT
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
DATE OF REPORT (DATE OF EARLIEST EVENT REPORTED): April 23, 2020
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MOLECULIN BIOTECH, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
DELAWARE
001-37758
47-4671997
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation or Organization)
(Commission File No.)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

5300 Memorial Drive, Suite 950, Houston ,TX 77007
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)

(713) 300-5160
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed from last report)

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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).                Emerging growth company [X]
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. [X] Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Trading Symbol (s)
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $.001 per share
MBRX
The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC



Item 8.01 Other Events.

As previously reported, on March 20, 2020, Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (the "Company") received a deficiency letter from the Listing Qualifications Department (the "Staff") of the Nasdaq Stock Market ("Nasdaq") notifying the Company that for the last 30 consecutive business days the bid price for the Company's common stock had closed below the minimum $1.00 per share requirement for continued inclusion on the Nasdaq Capital Market pursuant to Nasdaq Listing Rule 5550(a)(2) (the "Bid Price Rule").
In accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5810(c)(3)(A), the Company was provided 180 calendar days to regain compliance with the Bid Price Rule. To regain compliance with the Bid Price Rule, the bid price for the Company's common stock needed to close at $1.00 or more for a minimum of 10 consecutive business days.
    
On April 23, 2020, the Company received a letter from NASDAQ notifying the Company that it had regained compliance with NASDAQ Listing Rule 5550(a)(2) as a result of the closing bid price of the Company's common stock being at $1.00 per share or greater for the 10 consecutive business days from April 8, 2020 through April 22, 2020.
    
Accordingly, the Company is in compliance with the Bid Price Rule and NASDAQ considers the matter closed.
    
SIGNATURE
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
MOLECULIN BIOTECH, INC.
Date: April 23, 2020

    
By:    /s/ Jonathan P. Foster
Jonathan P. Foster
Chief Financial Officer

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