Cytokinetics 8-K 2014
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On June 2, 2014, Cytokinetics, Inc. issued a press release announcing that additional results from BENEFIT-ALS (Blinded Evaluation of Neuromuscular Effects and Functional Improvement with Tirasemtiv in ALS) were presented yesterday during the Joint Congress of European Neurology at the International Congress Center in Istanbul, Turkey. The new data from BENEFIT-ALS were presented by Jeremy M. Shefner, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology at the Upstate Medical University, State University of New York and the Lead Investigator for BENEFIT-ALS.
A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K, and is incorporated herein by reference.
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.