VIRX Viracta Therapeutics
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): May 12, 2021
VIRACTA THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction||(Commission||(IRS Employer|
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|2533 S Coast Hwy 101, Suite 210|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (858) 400-8470
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange
on which registered
|Common Stock, $0.0001 par value||VIRX||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Financial Statements and Exhibits.
On May 12, 2021, Viracta Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2021. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
All of the information furnished in this Item 2.02 and the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
In connection with the Company announcing its first quarterly financial results since completing the merger between Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Viracta Therapeutics, Inc., the Company is providing disclosure regarding the business of the combined company. The disclosure is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.2, and such disclosure is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release, dated May 12, 2021|
|99.2||Business Section of Viracta Therapeutics, Inc.|
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.
Dated: May 12, 2021
/s/ Daniel Chevallard
|Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer|