UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

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FORM 8-K

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CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) July 15, 2020

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Cassava Sciences, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

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Delaware

 

000-29959

 

91-1911336

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification Number)



7801 N Capital of Texas Highway, Suite 260

Austin, Texas 78731

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(512) 501-2444

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)



Not Applicable

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

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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:

0

 

 

 

 

Title of each class

 

Trading

Symbol(s)

 

Name of each exchange on which registered

Common Stock, $0.001 par value

 

SAVA

 

NASDAQ Capital Market





 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in 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 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure. 

A copy of the Cassava Sciences, Inc. July 2020 presentation entitled Early Clinical Results with SavaDx, an Investigational Blood-based Diagnostic/Biomarker for Alzheimer’s Disease is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.



Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits. 



 

 

(d)    Exhibit No.    Description



 

 

99.1

 

Cassava Sciences, Inc. SavaDx Intro presentation dated July 2020



 

 



SIGNATURE



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 thereunto duly authorized.







 

 

 



CASSAVA SCIENCES, INC.

 



a Delaware corporation

 

 

 

 

 

Date:   July 15, 2020

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ ERIC J. SCHOEN

 

 

 

Eric J. Schoen

 

 

 

Chief Financial Officer

 





 


Exhibit 991

Exhibit 99.1