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):||June 20, 2012|
ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|12390 El Camino Real, Suite 150, San Diego, California||92130|
(Address of principal executive offices)
|Registrants telephone number, including area code:||858-552-0866|
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On June 20, 2012, ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the Company) held its 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the Annual Meeting). The following is a brief description of each matter voted upon at the Annual Meeting and the number of votes cast for and against, as well as the number of abstentions and broker non-votes as to each such matter, as applicable.
|1.||To elect four directors to hold office until the next annual meeting of stockholders and until their successors are elected and qualified or until their earlier resignation or removal:|
Brian M. Culley
David A. Ramsay
Lewis J. Shuster
In accordance with the above results, each nominee was elected to serve as director.
|2.||To ratify the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012:|
In accordance with the above results, the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP was ratified.
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.
|ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals, Inc.|
|June 21, 2012||By:||
/s/ Patrick L. Keran
|Name: Patrick L. Keran|
|Title: President and Chief Operating Officer|