Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Related Party Transactions

Related Party Transactions
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2019
Related Party Transactions [Abstract]  
Related Party Transactions

8. Related Party Transactions

During the three months ended March 31, 2019 and March 31, 2018 we paid $39,607 and $78,606 respectively, to Intrexon under the Oral Mucositis and Lantibiotic ECC agreements (See Note 7). Included in accounts payable and accrued expenses at March 31, 2019 and December 31, 2018 was $61,905 and $39,607, respectively, related to unpaid invoices received from Intrexon relating to work performed under the ECC Agreements. As of March 31, 2019 and 2018 Intrexon beneficially owned approximately 3.36% and 29.8% of our outstanding common stock excluding Intrexon’s ownership of our Series C Preferred which has no voting rights. In addition, during the three months ended March 31, 2019 we paid a dividend on Series C Preferred Stock in the form of Series C Preferred Stock, to Intrexon as the sole holder of such preferred stock, pursuant to the terms of such Series C Preferred Stock (See Note 9 Shareholders’ Equity—Preferred Stock).

Dr. Frederick Telling, Chairman and Director, and Dr. Alan Joslyn, Chief Executive Officer and President, participated in the Company’s, March 25, 2019, underwritten public offering, (See Note 9 Shareholders’ Equity—Common Stock), through the purchase of 100,000 shares and 66,667 shares, respectively, of the Company’s common stock and short-term warrants to purchase 50,000 shares and 33,333 shares, and long-term warrants to purchase 50,000 shares and 33,333 shares respectively, of the Company’s common stock. Dr. Telling’s and Dr. Joslyn’s participation in the offering was approved by the Company’s Audit Committee.