Isis Pharmaceuticals 8-K 2008
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): August 7, 2008
ISIS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
1896 Rutherford Road
Carlsbad, CA 92008
(Address of Principal Executive Offices and Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (760) 931-9200
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On August 7, 2008, Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing the Companys financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2008. In addition to disclosing results that are determined in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), the Company also discloses pro forma or non-GAAP results of operations, which are adjusted from GAAP to exclude non-cash compensation expense. These measures are provided as supplementary information and are not a substitute for financial measures calculated in accordance with GAAP. The Company reports these pro forma results to better enable financial statement users to assess its historical performance and project its future operating results and cash flows. Further, the presentation of Isis pro forma results is consistent with how Isis management internally evaluates the performance of its operations. A copy of the release is furnished with this report as an exhibit pursuant to Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition of Form 8-K in accordance with SEC Release Nos. 33-8216 and 34-47583.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K and the Exhibit attached hereto shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
INDEX TO EXHIBITS
99.1 Press Release dated August 7, 2008.