UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 5, 2021

 

Millendo Therapeutics, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Delaware   001-35890   45-1472564
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
  (Commission
File Number)
  (IRS Employer
Identification No.)

 

110 Miller Avenue, Suite 100
Ann Arbor, Michigan
  48104
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (734) 845-9000

 

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

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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   MLND   The Nasdaq Capital 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 ¨

 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ¨

 

 

 

 

 

 

Item 8.01 Other Events.  

 

On January 5, 2021, the Company issued a press release announcing an expansion of the Company’s pursuit of strategic alternatives and a discontinuation of the development of MLE-301. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.

 

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d)    Exhibits

 

Exhibit
No.  
  Description
     
99.1   Press Release dated January 5, 2021

 

 

 

 

SIGNATURE

 

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.

 

    MILLENDO THERAPEUTICS, INC.
     
Date: January 5, 2021 By: /s/ Julia C. Owens, Ph.D.
    Julia C. Owens, Ph.D.
    President and Chief Executive Officer