ABIO ARCA biopharma
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 23, 2020
ARCA biopharma, Inc.
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
10170 Church Ranch Way, Suite 100, Westminster, CO
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (720) 940-2200
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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On November 23, 2020, ARCA biopharma, Inc., or the Company, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, has designated as a Fast Track development program the investigation of AB201 for the treatment of COVID-19. The Company anticipates initiating the Phase 2b clinical trial of AB201 in December 2020, with topline data anticipated in the second quarter of 2021. The press release related to these items is filed as Exhibit 99.1 hereto, the contents of which are incorporated herein by reference.
Section 9 — Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Dated: November 23, 2020
ARCA biopharma, Inc.
/s/ Brian L. Selby
Brian L. Selby
Vice President, Finance and Chief Accounting Officer