SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the Month of April 2018
(Commission File Number)
CAN-FITE BIOPHARMA LTD.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
10 Bareket Street
Kiryat Matalon, P.O. Box 7537
Petach-Tikva 4951778, Israel
(Address of principal executive offices)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
Form 20-F þ Form 40-F ¨
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1): ____
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The first paragraph and “Forward Looking Statements” of the press release attached to this Form 6-K are hereby incorporated by reference into the registrant's Registration Statements on Form F-3 (File Nos. 333-195124, 333-204795, 333-209037 and 333-220644), to be a part thereof from the date on which this report is submitted, to the extent not superseded by documents or reports subsequently filed or furnished.
On April 25, 2018, Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd. issued a press release announcing the publication of a paper entitled “Inhibition of IL-17 and IL-23 in Human Keratinocytes by the A3 Adenosine Receptor Agonist Piclidenoson" in the Journal of Immunology Research, a peer-reviewed, online open access journal. A copy of this press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
|99.1||Press Release dated April 25, 2018|
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, thereunto duly authorized.
|Can-Fite BioPharma Ltd.|
|Date: April 25, 2018||By:||/s/ Pnina Fishman|
|Chief Executive Officer|