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)
August 6, 2019
CAPRICOR THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction
8840 Wilshire Blvd., 2nd Floor, Beverly Hills, CA
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(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||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of Each Exchange on Which Registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share||CAPR||The Nasdaq Capital Market|
Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On August 6, 2019, Capricor Therapeutics, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), issued a press release announcing its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019. A copy of the press release is being furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information under Item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K and Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto is being furnished and 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 incorporated by reference into any of the Company’s filings under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, unless expressly set forth as being incorporated by reference into such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release, titled “Capricor Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update”, dated August 6, 2019.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
|CAPRICOR THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
|Date: August 6, 2019||By:||/s/ Linda Marbán, Ph.D.|
|Linda Marbán, Ph.D.|
|Chief Executive Officer|