Geron 8-K 2011
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 23, 2011, Geron Corporation (the “Company”) issued a tribute to Alexander E. Barkas, Ph.D., a director of the Company, who suddenly passed away on November 21, 2011. The statement is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
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.