Novavax (NVAX)

Filed: 10 Jan 22, 8:47am






Washington, D.C. 20549













Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 10, 2022 




(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)  



Delaware 0-26770 22-2816046

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)

 (Commission File Number) 

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)


21 Firstfield Road

Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878

(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)


(240) 268-2000

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)



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Common Stock, Par Value $0.01 per share NVAX The Nasdaq Global Select Market


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Item 7.01.Regulation FD Disclosure.


On January 10, 2022, Novavax, Inc. (the “Company”) provided an update for investors at the 40th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference (Virtual) presenting information relating to NVX-CoV2373, the Company’s coronavirus vaccine candidate (the “Investor Presentation”), which is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated into this Item 7.01 by reference. A copy of the Investor Presentation will also be accessible on the Company’s website at www.novavax.com under “For Investors/Investor Presentation.”


The information in this Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1, is being furnished and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section and shall not be deemed incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing. In addition, the contents of the Company’s website are not incorporated by reference into this Current Report on Form 8-K and you should not consider information provided on the Company’s website to be part of this Current Report on Form 8-K.


Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements. The Investor Presentation contains forward-looking statements that involve certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by these statements. Please refer to the cautionary notes in the Investor Presentation regarding these forward-looking statements.


Item 9.01.Financial Statements and Exhibits.




Exhibit No. Description
99.1 Investor Presentation of Novavax, Inc.
104 Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as Inline XBRL).







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.


 Novavax, Inc.
Date: January 10, 2022By:/s/ John A. Herrmann III
 Name:John A. Herrmann III
 Title:Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary