Intensity Therapeutics, Inc.

General Information

Intensity Therapeutics, Inc. is a clinical stage biotechnology company passionately committed to applying scientific leadership in the field of localized cancer reduction leading to anti-cancer immune activation. Our new approach involves the direct injection into tumors of a unique product created from our DfuseRx discovery platform.

Our lead product candidate, INT230-6, consists of two proven anti-cancer cytotoxic agents, cisplatin and vinblastine sulfate, mixed with the amphiphilic molecule (SHAO) — all in one vial. Cisplatin was first approved in 1978 for testicular cancer. Per the product labeling, cisplatin’s approved indications include treatment of testicular, ovarian and bladder cancer. The drug is also used widely in several other cancers, including pancreatic and bile duct cancer. Vinblastine sulfate was first approved in 1965. Per the product labeling, vinblastine sulfate’s approved indications include treatment of generalized Hodgkin’s disease, lymphocytic lymphoma, advanced carcinoma of the testis, and Kaposi’s sarcoma. The drug is also used in breast and lung cancer. In 2017, we initiated a Phase 1/2 dose escalation study using INT230-6 in the United States under an investigational new drug application (“IND”) authorized by the FDA and in Canada following receipt of a no objection letter from Health Canada. The study, IT-01, is exploring the safety and efficacy of INT230-6 in patients with refractory or metastatic cancers. We completed the Phase 1 dose escalation portion of this study.

 We are currently conducting the Phase 2 portion of the trial, which consists of several different expansion cohorts. Four of the cohorts combine our product candidate with Merck’s Keytruda® (pembrolizumab) and 3 arms combine our drug candidate with Bristol-Myers Squibb’s drug Yervoy® (ipilimumab). We are also evaluating INT230-6 in a Phase 2 study (the INVINCIBLE study) in Canada as a treatment before surgery in early-stage breast cancer.

Between the metastatic study IT-01 and the INVINCIBLE study, we have treated over 115 patients as of Sept. 30, 2021.

**Note: Revenue and net loss figures are for the 12 months that ended June 30, 2022.


(Note: Intensity Therapeutics, Inc. was among the IPOs expected to price during the week of Sept. 26, 2022. The pricing date is now TBA. Intensity Therapeutics revamped its IPO in an S-1/A filing dated Sept. 19, 2022, by deleting the warrants, increasing the number of shares, and cutting the price range. Here are Intensity Therapeutics’ new IPO terms, as of Sept. 19, 2022: 2.22 million shares (2,222,223 shares), up from 2.14 million units (each unit including one share of common stock and one warrant to buy one share of stock), at a price range of $4.00 to $5.00, down from the previous price range of $6 to $8. Estimated IPO proceeds are now about $10 million – down from $14.98 million previously. The IPO’s joint book-runners are Roth Capital Partners and The Benchmark Company, a switch from A.G.P and Brookline Capital Markets initially.  This IPO has been in the works since its S-1 was filed on Oct. 28, 2021, following a confidential filing on Sept. 20, 2021.)

Employees: 15
Founded: 2012
Contact Information
Address 61 Wilton Road, 3rd Floor Westport, CT 06880
Phone Number (203) 221-7381
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View Prospectus: Intensity Therapeutics, Inc.
Financial Information
Market Cap $80.93mil
Revenues $0 mil (last 12 months)
Net Income $-8.82 mil (last 12 months)
IPO Profile
Symbol INTS
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares (millions): 2.2
Price range $4.00 - $5.00
Est. $ Volume $10.0 mil
Manager / Joint Managers Roth Capital/ The Benchmark Company
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Status: TBA
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