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): January 13, 2021
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Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On January 13, 2021, FibroGen, Inc. (“FibroGen”) entered into a supply agreement (the “EU Supply Agreement”) with Astellas Pharma Europe Ltd. (“Astellas”), pursuant to which FibroGen will supply roxadustat as bulk drug product to Astellas for commercial and other uses in Europe, the Commonwealth of Independent States, the Middle East, and South Africa under the Anemia License and Collaboration Agreement entered into between FibroGen and Astellas, effective April 28, 2006 (the “Collaboration Agreement”). The EU Supply Agreement contains delivery, acceptance, payment, termination, forecasting, and other terms consistent with the Collaboration Agreement, as well as certain quality assurance, indemnification, liability and other standard industry terms.
The foregoing description of the EU Supply Agreement is not a complete description thereof, and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the EU Supply Agreement, which will be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission as an exhibit to FibroGen’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ending March 31, 2021.
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: January 26, 2021
/s/ Michael Lowenstein
Chief Legal Officer