1 Evertrust Plaza, 13th Floor
Jersey City, New Jersey 07302-6548
May 7, 2020
Via Email and Edgar
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Division of Corporation Finance
100 F Street, N.E.
Mail Stop 3720
Washington, D.C. 20549
Attn: Alan Campbell
Ladies and Gentlemen:
SCYNEXIS, Inc. (the “Registrant”) hereby requests that the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”) take appropriate action to cause the above-referenced Registration Statement on Form S-3 to become effective on May 11, 2020, at 4:00 p.m., Eastern Time, or as soon thereafter as is practicable thereafter.
Once the Registration Statement has been declared effective, please orally confirm that event with Matthew Hemington of Cooley LLP, counsel to the Registrant, at (650) 843-5062, or in his absence, Brett White at (650) 843-5191.
Very truly yours,
By: /s/ Eric Francois
Name: Eric Francois
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Scott Sukenick, General Counsel, SCYNEXIS, Inc.
Matthew B. Hemington, Cooley LLP
Brett D. White, Cooley LLP