Washington, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT

     Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

             Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): February 8, 2017

                               CEL-SCI CORPORATION
             (Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)

        Colorado                     01-11889                  84-0916344
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(State or other jurisdiction    (Commission File No.)        (IRS Employer
     of incorporation)                                    Identification No.)

                         8229 Boone Boulevard, Suite 802
                             Vienna, Virginia 22182
          (Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (703) 506-9460

          (Former name or former address if changed since last report)

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Item 8.01   Other Events

      CEL-SCI met with FDA on February 8, 2017. At this meeting, there was a
discussion of steps that would be required to lift the partial clinical hold.
CEL-SCI has immediately begun working on those steps which, subject to the FDA's
review of CEL-SCI's submission upon their completion, may or may not result in
the lifting of the partial clinical hold.


      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 hereunto duly authorized.

Date: February 13, 2017

                                       CEL-SCI CORPORATION

                                       By: /s/ Patricia B. Prichep
                                          Patricia B. Prichep
                                          Senior Vice President of Operations