MediciNova 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): October 10, 2011
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (858) 373-1500
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
On October 10, 2011, we announced that the Ministry of Commerce of the Peoples Republic of China issued final approval with respect to the establishment of our joint venture company in China with Zhejiang Medicine Co., Ltd. and Beijing Make-Friend Medicine Technology Co., Ltd. The joint venture is pursuant to the agreement we executed on June 29, 2011 with Zhejiang Medicine Co., Ltd. and Beijing Make-Friend Medicine Technology Co., Ltd. (the Joint Venture Agreement) and the primary purpose is to develop and commercialize our product candidate, MN-221, in China.
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.
Date: October 11, 2011