Geron 8-K 2008
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On October 8, 2007, John P. Walker, a member of the Board of Directors of Geron Corporation (the Company), notified the Company of his decision to resign as a member of the Board of Directors, effective as of the date of the Company’s next annual meeting of stockholders, which the Company currently plans to hold in May 2008, or as of an earlier date upon the appointment of his replacement by the Board of Directors.
On March 20, 2008, Mr. Walker notified the Company that he no longer intends to resign as a member of the Board of Directors.
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.