CNTA Centessa Pharmaceuticals
Filed: 1 Nov 21, 7:38am
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): November 1, 2021
CENTESSA PHARMACEUTICALS PLC
(Exact name of Registrant, as specified in its charter)
|England and Wales||001-04321||Not applicable|
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)|
1 Ashley Road
Cheshire WA14 2DT
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip code)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: +44 7391 789784
Former name or address, if changed since last report:
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240.13e-4(c)) Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Ordinary shares, nominal value £0.002 per share||CNTA||Nasdaq Stock Market, LLC*|
|American Depositary Shares, each representing one ordinary share, nominal value £0.002 per share||CNTA||Nasdaq Stock Market, LLC|
*Not for trading, but only in connection with the listing of the American Depositary Shares on 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).
Emerging growth company ☒
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On November 1, 2021, Centessa Pharmaceuticals plc (the “Company” or “Centessa”) issued a press release titled “Centessa Pharmaceuticals Demonstrates Proof-of-Mechanism from First Three PiMZ Subjects Dosed in Part B of Phase 1 Study Evaluating ZF874”. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
Following the issuance of the press release, the Company will host a webcast and conference call to discuss interim results from Part B of the Study. A copy of the presentation to be used on the webcast and conference call is furnished as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information under this Item 7.01, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2 hereto, shall not be deemed “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 in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
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.
Date: November 1, 2021
|By:||/s/ Saurabh Saha|
|Name:||Saurabh Saha, M.D., Ph.D.|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|