Tortoise Pipeline & Energy Fund, Inc. - Recent Material Event

Item  8.01. Other Events.

On February 9, 2012, Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the positive results of an open-label, six-month safety re-treatment study of patients with opioid dependence who previously completed a full six months of treatment in the Company’s confirmatory Phase 3 clinical trial of the investigational drug Probuphine™.

The press release is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.


Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits

(d) Exhibits


99.1   Press Release dated February 9, 2012


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Company has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.



/s/ Sunil Bhonsle

Name:   Sunil Bhonsle
Title:   President

Dated: February 10, 2012

Exhibit Index


Exhibit No.



99.1   Press Release dated February 9, 2012