Geron 8-K 2010
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Item 8.01. Other Events
On July 30, 2010, the Company publicly disseminated a press release announcing that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has lifted the prior clinical hold of the Company’s Investigational New Drug (IND) application for the Phase 1 clinical trial of GRNOPC1 in patients with acute spinal cord injury.
The foregoing description is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Company’s Press Release dated July 30, 2010, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1 Press release dated July 30, 2010.
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.