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): May 9, 2018
SERES THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
200 Sidney Street
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (617) 945-9626
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Item 2.02.||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On May 9, 2018, Seres Therapeutics, Inc. (the Company) announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018. The full text of the press release issued in connection with the announcement is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in this Item 2.02 of this Form 8-K (including Exhibit 99.1) 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 provided by specific reference in such a filing.
|Item 7.01.||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
On May 9, 2018, the Company posted an updated corporate slide presentation in the Investors and Media portion of its website at www.serestherapeutics.com including strategic and operation updates and updated cash guidance. A copy of the slide presentation is attached as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.2 attached hereto, is intended to be furnished and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of 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 filing. The Company undertakes no obligation to update, supplement or amend the materials attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
The following exhibits relating to Item 2.02 and Item 7.01, respectively shall be deemed to be furnished, and not filed:
|99.1||Press Release issued on May 9, 2018|
|99.2||Seres Therapeutics, Inc. Corporate Slide Presentation as of May 9, 2018|
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.
|SERES THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
|Date: May 9, 2018||By:|
|Name:||Thomas J. DesRosier|
|Title:||Chief Legal Officer and Executive Vice President|