Scandion Oncology was established to address one of the most important problems in modern oncology: the treatment of cancers that have developed resistance to chemotherapy.
What makes Scandion Oncology an attractive company for investors?
- Limited investment horizon: Clinical Phase II studies will be completed within 3 years after investment.
- Potential high return: Detailed analyses from Cortris show that the current market for the chosen indications is more than EUR 4 billion in annual peak sales.
- Strong assets with patent rights: The patents underlying our two major products in development expire in 2036 and 2037.
- High unmet medical needs: More than 14 million new cases of cancer every year on a worldwide scale. Half of all patients who receive chemotherapy become resistant.
- Experienced management team: Our executive team includes a CEO with more than 25 years of biotech and pharma experience and a CSO who has authored more than 70 publications, the majority focusing on translational cancer research, biomarkers and drug resistance.
- Robust pipeline: Scandion Oncology has two major assets under development, SCO-101 and SCO-201, and more than 800 analogues for the future. The target indications for the analogues are solid tumors.
- Strong clinical data: Our lead product – SCO-101 – has successfully passed four Phase I trials without showing toxicity.
- Multiple indications: In addition to our lead product SCO-101 targeting metastatic breast cancer and colorectal cancer, we are simultaneously developing SCO-201, which will target other solid tumors.
Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) today announces that the European Patent Office (“EPO”) has granted the company’s patent application for SCO-101 when combined with chemotherapy. Patent is valid until May 2037.
Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) today announces that the company has submitted an application to the Danish Medicines Agency for permission to conduct a clinical Phase II study in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer. Scandion Oncology is thus following the timelines presented in the prospect. The study will be initiated at hospitals in Denmark. The clinical Phase II study will be conducted in two parts, and provided that the study is approved in the fourth quarter of 2019, the first data are expected in Q2 2020 and the final study report will be released in H1 2021.
Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) today announces that the report on the in vivo animal data on antibiotic resistance SOM-001 is extended until mid-Q4 2019 due to shortage in slots at the provider. This will not affect the company"s goal of finding an overall strategy for commercializing SOM-001 in 2020.
Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) today announces that Peter Høngaard has accepted to take the role of Chairman of the Board as of October 1, 2019. With Peter Høngaard’s strong knowledge of developing life science businesses from research to commercialization Scandion Oncology is now taking full advantage of this added expertise in the Board. The current Chairman Jørgen Bardenfleth will now take the role of Vice-Chairman.
Dear Scandion Oncology shareholder, Scandion Oncology is heading towards an exciting future where we will, hopefully, deliver a new cancer treatment to the market. One that can help overcome chemotherapy resistance - an accomplishment that truly would mark a new dawn for modern cancer treatment.
Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion Oncology”) hereby announces that, in connection with the registration of the new share issue carried out during the second quarter 2019, the main shareholders ownership in Scandion Oncology has decreased.
Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion Oncology” or the “Company”) hereby publishes the Half-Year Report for the period 1 January – 30 June 2019. The Half-Year Report is available on the Company"s website (www.scandiononcology.com). Below is a summary of the report.
Scandion Oncology wishes to make aware that we have published a new Q&A on August 20, 2019. The Q&A concerns the status on a EU grant regarding endocrine treatment of breast cancer cell lines. The Q&A can be read here: https://scandiononcology.com/qa/
In June/July 2019, Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) conducted a rights issue of units in which the general public was given the opportunity to subscribe. Through the rights issue, a total of 7,144,590 shares and 2,381,530 warrants of series TO 1 were issued. First day of trading in TO 1, ISIN DK0061144078, will be on Thursday, 8 August 2019.
In June/July 2019, Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) conducted a rights issue of units in which the general public was given the opportunity to subscribe. Through the rights issue, a total of 7,144,590 shares and 2,381,530 warrants of series TO 1 were issued. The rights issue of units has now been fully registered at the Danish Business Authority. Last day of trading in BTU (paid-up for units) will be on July 30, 2019 and the stop date will be on August 1, 2019.
On July 9, 2019, the subscription period in Scandion Oncology A/S’s ("Scandion Oncology") rights issue of units ended. The interest in the rights issue was significant and the rights issue was subscribed to a total of approx. SEK 58.3 million (excl. guarantee commitments), corresponding to a subscription rate of approx. 199 percent. Through the rights issue, a total of 7,144,590 shares and 2,381,530 warrants of series TO 1 will be issued and Scandion Oncology will now be provided approx. SEK 29.3 million before issue costs. Settlement notes are expected to be sent out today, July 12, 2019. Sedermera Fondkommission is the financial advisor in connection with the rights issue and Markets & Corporate Law acts as the legal advisor.
Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology” or the “Company”) today announces that the Company has identified the four clinical sites where the lead candidate drug SCO–101 will be tested in combination with chemotherapy in patients with metastatic and drug resistant colorectal cancer. The first patients to enter the trial are expected to be included in December 2019. The four sites are located in Denmark in the Capital Region, Region South, Region North and Region Zealand.
Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion”) today announced that SCO-101 tablets have successfully been produced as a pilot production by Solural Pharma Aps, Denmark (“Solural”). Scandion is thus following the timelines for SCO-101’s clinical development. The SCO-101 raw material is produced by Cambrex in Sweden and then transferred to Solural in Denmark where it is formulated into tablets. Scandion expects to initiate its first clinical Phase II study with SCO-101 in patients with drug resistant cancer in late 2019.
Today, on the 20th of June, 2019, the subscription period for Scandion Oncology A/S ("Scandion Oncology") rights issue begins. The subscription period runs until the 9th of July 2019. A fully subscribed issue of units will initially provide Scandion Oncology with approximately MSEK 29.3 and an additional approximately MSEK 12.4 (before issue costs) in a later stage if all consideration free warrants are exercised. Ahead of the rights issue, Scandion Oncology has received subscription commitments from, among others, senior executives and board members and also entered into agreements regarding top-down guarantee. In total, the subscription commitments and the top-down guarantees corresponds to approx. 89 percent of the inital issue volume. Prospectus, teaser and subscription forms are available through the websites of Scandion Oncology (www.scandiononcology.com) and Sedermera Fondkommission (www.sedermera.se). The investment documents are also available via Spotlight’s website (www.spotlightstockmarket.com). Subscription of units can be made by submitting a subscription form to Sedermera Fondkommission or through their website (via BankID).
Prospectus relating to the rights issue in Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion Oncology” or ”the Company”) has been approved and registered by the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority and is now available at Scandion Oncology’s website (www.scandiononcology.com), Sedermera Fondkommission (www.sedermera.se) and at the website of Spotlight Stock Market (www.spotlightstockmarket.com). Teaser and subscription form will be published on the webpages mentioned above at the start of the subscription period. The prospectus has also been passported to Sweden.
On June 11th, 2019, the Extraordinary General Meeting of Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion Oncology” or the ”Company”) was held. Below follows a summary of the established decisions. All decisions were taken with the required majority.
Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) hereby announces that Jørgen Bardenfleth will continue as Chairman of the Board and Peter Høngaard Andersen will take over the position as Vice-Chairman of the Board.
In connection with the announcement that the Board of Directors of Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) has proposed to an Extraordinary General Meeting to conduct an issue of units, main shareholders, Board of Directors and management of Scandion Oncology have signed and prolonged so-called lock-up agreements, which means that they commit to retain 90 percent of their holdings in the company over the upcoming 12 months calculated from June 2019. In total, the lock-up agreements correspond to 53 percent of the share of votes and capital in Scandion Oncology. The following parties have entered into lock-up agreements:
On May 29th, 2019, the Annual General Meeting of Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion Oncology” or the“Company”) was held. Below follows a summary of the established decisions. All decisions were taken with the required majority.
The Board of Directors of Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion Oncology” or the “Company”) convenes the shareholders of Scandion Oncology to an Extraordinary General Meeting, which will be held: Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 11:00 AM, Fruebjergvej 3, 2100 København, Denmark
Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology” or ”the Company”) today announces that the Board of Directors has proposed to an Extraordinary General Meeting to conduct an issue of units that can provide a maximum of approximately SEK 41.7 million to the Company before issue costs. The capitalization consists of shares amounting to a maximum of approximately SEK 29.3 million and consideration free warrants of series TO 1 that can additionally provide the Company with a maximum of approximately SEK 12.4 million, provided the warrants are fully exercised. The public is also invited to subscribe for units in the rights issue. Scandion Oncology has in advance received pre-subscriptions and “top-down” guarantee commitments from institutional and private investors totaling approximately 82 percent of the issue volume. Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting will be published shortly.
Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion Oncology” or ”the Company”) hereby publishes the Interim report for the period 1 January – 31 March 2019. The interim report is available on the Company"s website (www.scandiononcology.com). Below is a summary of the report.
Scandion Oncology A/S would like to make use of the full window for releasing the Q1 2019-report. The company therefore releases the Q1 2019-report on May 27, 2019. The previously reported reporting date was May 23, 2019.
SCANDION ONCOLOGY A/S is pleased to announce that the company has received an “Intention to Grant” notice from the EPO regarding its European patent application 17726573.3, which includes SCO-101 in combination with specific topoisomerase I inhibitors to treat various cancers. The patent will last until 2037.
The Board of Directors of Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion Oncology” or the“Company”) convenes the shareholders of Scandion Oncology to the Annual General Meeting, which will be held: Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 16:00 PM. Fruebjergvej 3, 2100 København Complete notice incl. complete proposals from the Board and appendices can be found on the website of Scandion Oncology (www.scandiononcology.com).
Scandion Oncology A/S hereby publishes the Annual Report for 2018. The Annual Report 2018 is available on the company"s website (www.scandiononcology.com).
Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion” or ”the Company”) announces today that the Company has signed a collaboration agreement with Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen regarding development of a class of drugs that can revert anti-cancer drug resistance. The lead compound from this drug class, named SCO-301, complements Scandion’s drug portfolio, since it targets resistance against a large class of anti-cancer drugs that is not targeted by SCO-101 or SCO-201. Scandion has thus already fulfilled one of the milestones for 2020.
Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion” or ”the Company”) announces today that the Company has obtained a SME Instrument phase I grant from EU.
Scandion Oncology and The Danish Medicines Agency have had a very positive and constructive meeting, where Scandion Oncology’s plans for the upcoming clinical phase II study of SCO-101, in combination with chemotherapy in patients with drug resistant metastatic cancer study, were discussed. The Danish Medicines Agency has confirmed that no further non-clinical studies are required to initiate the planned phase II clinical study, and only minor comments were given to the dosing schedule of SCO-101 proposed by Scandion Oncology.
Scandion Oncology A/S and Solural Pharma ApS have entered into an agreement regarding manufacturing of SCO-101 tablets for clinical phase II trials with drug-resistant cancer patients. Scandion Oncology will soon be completing the validation and substance production of SCO-101 at Cambrex, Sweden. Next step will be to initiate production of tablets. Scandion Oncology has employed an experienced team of drug production specialists. The team has previously been involved in the original production and formulation of SCO-101 in the four completed phase I studies. Saniona, the main shareholder in Scandion Oncology, recently performed a legally required audit of Solural Pharma. This audit is valid and usable for Scandion Oncology. The manufacturing of SCO-101 tablets is in accordance with Scandion Oncology’s plans and targets for 2019.
Scandion Oncology A/S (Scandion Oncology) hereby announces that Scandion Oncology, together with University of Copenhagen, has discovered that a number of Scandion Oncology’s compounds are able to overcome antibiotic resistance in bacterial infections through a new mechanism of action. These are findings from preclinical studies. The discovery may pave the way for new drugs for treatment of antibiotic resistance. Scandion Oncology has filed a patent application and owns all rights to this invention. Scandion Oncology is currently exploring the commercial opportunities for these novel findings, since the market for these types of drugs is significant. The outcome of the exploration of the commercial opportunities will weigh in on Scandion Oncology’s decision on how the indication should be further advanced. Scandion Oncology continues to have a strict focus on drug resistance in oncology, but sees this new discovery as a very interesting complement to the Scandion Oncology portfolio. Presently, the Scandion Oncology efforts within antibiotic resistance only requires small-scale resources.
Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion Oncology” or ”the Company”) hereby publishes the year-end report for the period January - December 2018. The year-end report is available on the Company"s website (www.scandiononcology.com). Below is a summary of the report.
Scandion Oncology A/S ("Scandion Oncology") today announces that the Chairman of the Board Jørgen Bardenfleth and Board member Carl Borrebaeck acquire shares from CEO Nils Brünner and CSO Jan Stenvang. Moreover, Nils Brünner and Jan Stenvang acquire shares from former CEO Kim Arvid Nielsen. Below is a description of the transactions. All transactions are done outside the market.
Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) today announces that the company has selected Radboud University Medical Centre in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, as collaborator for the Boost4Health internationalisation voucher. As previously announced this grant amounts to EUR 14,999. Scandion Oncology received additionally EUR 5,000 from the Boost4Healths program (Product Validation voucher). The scientific collaboration concerns the use of SCO-101 to revert resistance to anti-estrogen treatment in patients with advanced breast cancer.
Scandion Oncology A/S (”Scandion Oncology”) herby reports interim report for Q3 2018.
Scandion Oncology A/S has been granted an Impact Voucher of 14.999 EUR from Biopeople, Denmark’s Life Science Cluster, as partner in the Boost4Health Interreg project of leading bioregions in North-West Europe. The Impact Voucher supports SCO-101 development in relation to anti-estrogen resistance in breast cancer. The selection committee of Boost4Health based their decision on the benefit of providing access to European partners and markets and to the advancement of product validation for Scandion Oncology A/S.
Today, November 8, 2018, is the first day of trading in Scandion Oncology A/S’s (“Scandion Oncology”) shares on Spotlight Stock Market. The share is traded under the ticker SCOL and ISIN code DK0061031895.
Första handelsdag på Spotlight Stock Market för Scandion Oncology A/S aktie är den 8 november 2018. Kortnamnet för aktien är SCOL.
On October 18, 2018, the subscription period for Scandion Oncology A/S’s ("Scandion Oncology") new share issue of approx. SEK 26 million prior to listing on Spotlight Stock Market (“Spotlight”) was completed. Scandion Oncology received subscription for a total of approx. SEK 104.7 million, including presubscription commitments, from a total of 74 pre-subscribers. This corresponds to a total subscription ratio of approx. 402.7 percent. Through the new share issue, Scandion Oncology will receive approx. 1 500 new shareholders. Settlement notes are scheduled to be sent to all allotted shareholders today.
Idag, den 4 oktober 2018, inleds teckningstiden i Scandion Oncology A/S ("Scandion Oncology") nyemission inför planerad notering på Spotlight Stock Market (”Spotlight”). Teckningstiden löper till och med den 18 oktober 2018. Vid fulltecknad nyemission tillförs bolaget högst cirka 26 MSEK före emissionskostnader. Bolaget har på förhand via teckningsförbindelser skriftligen avtalat om cirka 18,5 MSEK, motsvarande cirka 71 procent av emissionsvolymen. Memorandum, teaser och anmälningssedel finns tillgängliga på Scandion Oncologys (www.scandiononcology.com) och Sedermera Fondkommissions (www.sedermera.se). Investeringsdokumenten finns även tillgängliga via Spotlights hemsida (www.spotlightstockmarket.com). Teckning av aktier kan göras genom insändande av anmälningssedel till Sedermera Fondkommission eller via Sedermeras hemsida (genom BankID) alternativt Nordnet Bank (www.nordnet.se). För teckning av aktier direkt genom övriga banker ombedes tecknaren att kontakta sin bank.
Today, October 4, 2018, the subscription period for Scandion Oncology A/S ("Scandion Oncology") new share issue begins, prior to planned listing on Spotlight Stock Market. The subscription period expires on October 18, 2018. With a fully subscribed new share issue, the company will receive a maximum of approximately SEK 26 million before issue costs. The company has secured pre-subscriptions of approximately SEK 18.5 million, corresponding to approximately 71 percent of the planned issue amount. Memorandum, teaser and subscription forms are available through the websites of Scandion Oncology (www.scandiononcology.com) and Sedermera Fondkommission (www.sedermera.se). The investment documents are also available via Spotlight’s website (www.spotlightstockmarket.com). Subscription of shares can be made by submitting a subscription form to Sedermera Fondkommission or through their website (via BankID) or Nordnet Bank (www.nordnet.se). For subscription of shares directly through other banks, the subscriber is asked to contact his or her bank.
Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) meddelar idag, den 1 oktober 2018, att bolaget har godkänts för notering på Spotlight Stock Market (“Spotlight”) förutsatt att lägsta gränsen i bolagets kommande nyemission uppnås samt att marknadsplatsens ägarspridningskrav uppnås. Bolaget meddelar även att teckningstiden för nyemissionen om cirka 26 MSEK inleds den 4 oktober 2018 och pågår till och med den 18 oktober 2018. Bolaget har på förhand via teckningsförbindelser skriftligen avtalat om 18,5 MSEK, motsvarande cirka 71 procent av emissionsvolymen.
Today, Scandion Oncology A/S (“Scandion Oncology”) announces that the company has been approved for listing at Spotlight Stock Market (”Spotlight”). The approval is given under the condition that the company raises the minimum limit and that the company obtains a sufficient number of shareholders in accordance with Spotlight’s listing agreement in the upcoming IPO. The company plans to raise approximately 26 MSEK and the subscription period will run from October 4, 2018, to October 18, 2018, both dates inclusive. The company has secured pre-subscription of 18.5 MSEK, corresponding to approximately 71 percent of the planned issue amount.
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