AEZS Aeterna Zentaris
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16 UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of May 2021
Commission File Number: 001-38064
Aeterna Zentaris Inc.
(Translation of registrant’s name into English)
315 Sigma Drive, Summerville, South Carolina, USA 29486
(Address of principal executive office)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
Form 20-F [ ] Form 40-F [X]
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1):
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(7):
Exhibits 99.1, 99.2, 101.INS, 101.SCH, 101.CAL, 101.DEF, 101.LAB and 101.PRE included with this report on Form 6-K are hereby incorporated by reference into the Registrant’s Registration Statements on Forms F-3 (File No. 333-232935 and No. 333-254680), Form F-3 MEF (File No. 333-253178) and Forms S-8 (File Nos. 333-224737, 333-210561, 333-200834) and shall be deemed to be a part thereof from the date on which this report is furnished, to the extent not superseded by documents or reports subsequently filed or furnished.
|99.1||Aeterna Zentaris’ Condensed Interim Consolidated Financial Statements – First Quarter 2021 (Q1)|
|99.2||Aeterna Zentaris’ Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations – First Quarter 2021 (Q1)|
|99.3||Certification of the Chief Executive Officer pursuant to National Instrument 52-109|
|99.4||Certification of the Principal Financial Officer pursuant to National Instrument 52-109|
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, thereunto duly authorized.
|AETERNA ZENTARIS INC.|
|Date: May 4, 2021||By:||/s/ Klaus Paulini|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|