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): January 14, 2019
AIMMUNE THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification Number)|
8000 Marina Blvd, Suite 300
Brisbane, CA 94005
(Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (650) 614-5220
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|Item 8.01.|| |
Aimmune Therapeutics, Inc. (the Company) announced that it has been notified by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (the FDA) that as a result of the U.S. government shutdown and lapse in appropriations, the FDA will not commence review of the Companys Biologics License Application (BLA) for AR101, the Companys investigational biologic oral immunotherapy for the treatment of peanut allergy in children and adolescents ages 417. The FDA indicated that it will initiate review of the BLA when the U.S. government shutdown and lapse in appropriations has ended.
As previously announced, the Company submitted its BLA for AR101 on December 21, 2018, prior to the U.S. government shutdown.
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 hereunto duly authorized.
|AIMMUNE THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
|Date: January 14, 2019||By:|
|Douglas T. Sheehy|
|General Counsel and Secretary|