Theravance 8-K 2012
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Date of Report (Date of earliest event Reported): June 19, 2012
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
Today at the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Congress 2012 in Geneva, Switzerland, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) presented a poster containing information from a Phase 2a study with RELOVAIR. RELOVAIR is a once-daily inhaled corticosteroid (ICS)/long-acting beta-agonist (LABA) combination treatment, comprising fluticasone furoate and vilanterol (FF/VI), currently in development for the treatment of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and patients with asthma, under the LABA collaboration agreement between GSK and Theravance, Inc. The poster is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.