ATHERSYS, INC 8-K 2007
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
(Amendment No. 2)
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Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 8, 2007
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Athersys, Inc. is filing this Amendment No. 2 to its Current Report on Form 8-K, which was originally filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 14, 2007, to amend and restate in its entirety Item 9.01 in response to comments from the Staff at the Securities and Exchange Commission. The remainder of the information contained in the original Form 8-K filing is not hereby amended and this amendment does not reflect events occurring after the filing of the original Form 8-K.
On June 8, 2007, Athersys, Inc., a Delaware corporation, merged with a wholly owned subsidiary of BTHC VI, Inc., a Delaware corporation. On August 31, 2007, Athersys, Inc. changed its name to ABT Holding Company, and BTHC VI, Inc. changed its name to Athersys, Inc. In this Amendment No. 2 to Current Report on Form 8-K/A, unless otherwise indicated or the context otherwise requires, all references to Athersys, Inc. and BTHC VI, Inc. are references to Athersys, Inc. and BTHC VI, Inc., respectively, prior to the merger and the name changes.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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: October 9, 2007