Cubist Pharmaceuticals 8-K 2006
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 24, 2006
CUBIST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
65 Hayden Avenue, Lexington, Massachusetts 02421
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (781) 860-8660
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On March 24, 2006, the registrant, Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc., or Cubist, conducted a telephone conference. A replay of the conference call has been available for webcast at www.cubist.com since approximately 8:00 p.m., Eastern Time on March 24, 2006. The replay will continue to be available until April 23, 2006. The press release announcing the conference call indicated that a simultaneous webcast would be available on Cubists website at www.cubist.com. Because of the short time period between the press release and the call, Cubist was unable to webcast the call live but began webcasting the replay of the call shortly thereafter, as mentioned above. The conference call transcript is being furnished as an exhibit to this Report on Form 8-K, attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On March 24, 2006, Cubist issued a press release relating to its receipt of an Approvable Letter from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, or FDA, for Cubists supplemental New Drug Application for CUBICIN® (daptomycin for injection), or Cubists sNDA. The press release also announced the conference call described under Item 7.01 above. A copy of the press release has been filed as an exhibit to this Report on Form 8-K, attached hereto as exhibit 99.2.
On March 27, 2006, Cubist issued a press release relating to its submission to the FDA of an amendment to Cubists sNDA for CUBICIN in complete response to the FDA Approvable Letter of March 24, 2006. A copy of the press release has been filed as an exhibit to this Report on Form 8-K, attached hereto as exhibit 99.3.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The transcript included as Exhibit 99.1 hereto is being furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 above and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
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.
Dated: March 28, 2006