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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): April 13, 2021
 
SELECTA BIOSCIENCES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
Delaware 001-37798 26-1622110
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
 (Commission
File Number)
 (IRS Employer
Identification No.)

65 Grove Street, Watertown, MA 02472
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(617) 923-1400
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code

N/A
(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 classTrading Symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock (Par Value $0.0001)SELBThe Nasdaq Global Market
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 April 13, 2021, Selecta Biosciences, Inc. (the “Company”) was notified by Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (“Sarepta”) of the achievement of the milestone event related to the completion of a non-clinical study for Duchenne muscular dystrophy and certain limb-girdle muscular dystrophies under the Company’s Research License and Option Agreement with an affiliate of Sarepta, effective as of June 13, 2020, as amended (the “Agreement”). Under the terms of the Agreement, Sarepta is obligated to pay a non-refundable, non-creditable milestone payment of $3,000,000 to the Company within 60 days of Sarepta’s receipt of the related invoice from the Company.



SIGNATURES
 
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.
 
 SELECTA BIOSCIENCES, INC.
  
  
Date: April 15, 2021By:/s/ Carsten Brunn, Ph.D.
  Carsten Brunn, Ph.D.
  President and Chief Executive Officer