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April 26, 2017 07:30 ET

Moleculin Biotech to Present at Joseph Gunnar & Co. PIONEERS 2017 Conference

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - April 26, 2017) - Moleculin Biotech, Inc., (NASDAQ: MBRX) ("Moleculin" or the "Company"), a preclinical pharmaceutical company focused on the development of anti-cancer drug candidates, some of which are based on license agreements with The University of Texas System on behalf of the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center ("MD Anderson"), today announced that Walter Klemp, Chairman and CEO, will present a corporate overview at Joseph Gunnar & Co.'s PIONEERS 2017 conference. The investment conference will be held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 and the Moleculin presentation will start at 2:30 pm ET. Mr. Klemp will also participate in one-on-one investor meetings during the conference.

The presentation will be webcast live at http://wsw.com/webcast/pioneers2/mbrx, and available for replay at: www.moleculin.com.

For more information about the conference or to schedule a one-on-one meeting with Moleculin please contact your Joseph Gunnar & Co. representative or e-mail conference@jgunnar.com.

About Moleculin Biotech, Inc.

Moleculin Biotech, Inc. is a preclinical stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of anti-cancer drug candidates, some of which are based on discoveries made at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Our lead product candidate is Annamycin, an anthracycline for the treatment of relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia, more commonly referred to as AML. We also have two preclinical small molecule portfolios, one of which is focused on the modulation of hard-to-target tumor cell signaling mechanisms and the recruitment of the patient's own immune system. The other portfolio targets the metabolism of tumors.

For more information about the offering, please visit http://www.moleculin.com.

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