SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 8, 2021
NeuBase Therapeutics, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
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|350 Technology Drive, Pittsburgh, PA||15219|
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
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|Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share||NBSE||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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|Item 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
Announcement of Preclinical Data
On June 8, 2021, NeuBase Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) announced positive data from preclinical studies being conducted on the Company’s myotonic dystrophy type 1 and Huntington’s disease programs, and unveiled a new oncology program. A copy of the press release related to these data is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K (this “Current Report”). In connection with such announcement, the Company conducted a webcasted research and development day event to discuss these data with accompanying presentation materials. The presentation materials are furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.2. A replay of the event will be archived and accessible at https://ir.neubasetherapeutics.com/ for approximately thirty days following the conference call.
The information contained in this Item 7.01 of this Current Report, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, is being furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, and it shall not be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or under the Exchange Act, whether made before or after the date hereof, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing to this Item 7.01 of this Current Report.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press Release, dated June 8, 2021|
|99.2||Presentation Materials for Research and Development Day event held on June 8, 2021|
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.
|NEUBASE THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
|Date: June 8, 2021||By:||/s/ Sam Backenroth|
|Chief Financial Officer|