Geron 8-K 2011
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 14, 2011
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
230 CONSTITUTION DRIVE
MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA 94025
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Item 1.02 Termination of Material Definitive Agreement.
On November 14, 2011, Geron Corporation (the “Company”) elected to repay $6,459,170 to the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (“CIRM”), representing the entire amount of the outstanding principal balance under the Loan Agreement with CIRM, including accrued interest (the “Loan Balance”). In addition, the Company relinquished its right to future disbursements under the Loan Award from CIRM. With the repayment of the entire outstanding Loan Balance, Geron gave notice of termination of the Loan Agreement.
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.