SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

SCHEDULE 13D

Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

(Amendment No. 2)*

 

 

Crinetics Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

(Name of Issuer)

Common Stock, $0.001 par value

(Title of Class of Securities)

22663K 107

(CUSIP Number)

Alexander Rakitin

Perceptive Advisors LLC

51 Astor Place, 10th Floor

New York, NY 10003

(646) 205-5340

(Name, Address and Telephone Number of Person Authorized to Receive Notices and Communications)

April 17, 2020

(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)

If the filing person has previously filed a statement on Schedule 13G to report the acquisition that is the subject of this Schedule 13D, and is filing this schedule because of §§ 240.13d-1(e), 240.13d-1(f) or 240.13d-1(g), check the following box.    ☐

Note: Schedules filed in paper format shall include a signed original and five copies of the schedule, including all exhibits. See Section 240.13d-7 for other parties to whom copies are to be sent.

 

*

The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person’s initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

The information required on the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (“Act”) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes).

 

 

 


CUSIP No. 22663K 107  

 

  1.   

Names of Reporting Persons.

 

    Perceptive Advisors LLC

  2.  

Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group (See Instructions)

(a)  ☐        (b)  ☒

 

  3.  

SEC Use Only

 

  4.  

Source of Funds (See Instructions)

 

    AF

  5.  

Check if Disclosure of Legal Proceedings Is Required Pursuant to Items 2(d) or 2(e)    ☐

 

  6.  

Citizenship or Place of Organization

 

    Delaware

Number of

Shares

Beneficially

Owned by

Each

Reporting

Person

With

 

     7.    

Sole Voting Power

 

    0

     8.   

Shared Voting Power

 

    3,659,381

     9.   

Sole Dispositive Power

 

    0

   10.   

Shared Dispositive Power

 

    3,659,381

11.  

Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting Person

 

    3,659,381

12.  

Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (11) Excludes Certain Shares (See Instructions)    ☐

 

13.  

Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row (11)

 

    11.6%

14.  

Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions)

 

    IA


CUSIP No. 22663K 107  

 

  1.   

Names of Reporting Persons.

 

    Joseph Edelman

  2.  

Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group (See Instructions)

(a)  ☐        (b)  ☒

 

  3.  

SEC Use Only

 

  4.  

Source of Funds (See Instructions)

 

    AF

  5.  

Check if Disclosure of Legal Proceedings Is Required Pursuant to Items 2(d) or 2(e)    ☐

 

  6.  

Citizenship or Place of Organization

 

    United States of America

Number of

Shares

Beneficially

Owned by

Each

Reporting

Person

With

 

     7.    

Sole Voting Power

 

    0

     8.   

Shared Voting Power

 

    3,659,381

     9.   

Sole Dispositive Power

 

    0

   10.   

Shared Dispositive Power

 

    3,659,381

11.  

Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting Person

 

    3,659,381

12.  

Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (11) Excludes Certain Shares (See Instructions)    ☐

 

13.  

Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row (11)

 

    11.6%

14.  

Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions)

 

    IN


CUSIP No. 22663K 107  

 

  1.   

Names of Reporting Persons.

 

    Perceptive Life Sciences Master Fund, Ltd.

  2.  

Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group (See Instructions)

(a)  ☐        (b)  ☒

 

  3.  

SEC Use Only

 

  4.  

Source of Funds (See Instructions)

 

    WC

  5.  

Check if Disclosure of Legal Proceedings Is Required Pursuant to Items 2(d) or 2(e)    ☐

 

  6.  

Citizenship or Place of Organization

 

    Cayman Islands

Number of

Shares

Beneficially

Owned by

Each

Reporting

Person

With

 

     7.    

Sole Voting Power

 

    0

     8.   

Shared Voting Power

 

    3,659,381

     9.   

Sole Dispositive Power

 

    0

   10.   

Shared Dispositive Power

 

    3,659,381

11.  

Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting Person

 

    3,659,381

12.  

Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (11) Excludes Certain Shares (See Instructions)    ☐

 

13.  

Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row (11)

 

    11.6%

14.  

Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions)

 

    CO


Item 5.

Interest in Securities of the Issuer

Item 5 is amended and restated as follows:

 

  (a)

The information set forth in rows 11 and 13 of the cover pages to this Schedule 13D is incorporated by reference. The percentage set forth in row 13 is based on 31,446,085 outstanding shares of Common Stock, as reported by the Company in its prospectus filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 15, 2020.

 

  (b)

The information set forth in rows 7 through 10 of the cover pages to this Schedule 13D is incorporated by reference.

 

  (c)

Schedule B sets forth all transactions with respect to the shares of Common Stock effected during the past sixty days by any Reporting Person.

 

  (d)

No person (other than the Reporting Persons) is known to have the right to receive or the power to direct the receipt of dividends from, or the proceeds from the sale of, the shares of Common Stock subject to this Schedule 13D.

 

  (e)

Not applicable.

SIGNATURES

After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.

Dated: April 20, 2020

 

PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS LLC
By:   /s/ Joseph Edelman
Name:   Joseph Edelman
Title:   Managing Member

 

/s/ Joseph Edelman
JOSEPH EDELMAN

 

PERCEPTIVE LIFE SCIENCES MASTER FUND, LTD.
By:   Perceptive Advisors LLC
By:   /s/ Joseph Edelman
Name:   Joseph Edelman
Title:   Managing Member


Schedule B

 

Name

  

Date of Transaction

   Amount of Securities      Price per Share  
Master Fund    April 17, 2020      1,071,428      $ 14.00