Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Operations And Organization

Operations And Organization
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2017
Operations And Organization [Abstract]  
Operations And Organization

1.Operations and Organization


Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, is a biopharmaceutical company whose principal operations are the discovery and development of innovative treatments for cancer.  The Company had an accumulated deficit of $140,318,712 at December 31, 2017 and anticipates incurring losses through fiscal year 2018 and beyond.  The Company has not yet generated commercial revenues and has funded its operating losses to date through the sale of shares of its common stock and warrants to purchase shares of its common stock, convertible debt, financings, interest income from cash, cash equivalents and marketable securities, and proceeds from reimbursed research and development costs.  The Company believes that its cash, cash equivalents, and marketable securities, will be sufficient to cover its cash flow requirements for its current activities at least for the next 12 months from the date these financial statements were issued.  Management believes it has the capability of managing the Company’s operations within existing cash available by focusing on select research and development activities, selecting projects in conjunction with potential financings and milestones, and efficiently managing its general and administrative affairs.