Catabasis Pharmaceuticals,Inc.Files An 8-K Other EventsItem 8.01. Other Events.
Catabasis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the Company) is making publicly available an updated corporate slide presentation, which is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference. The updates focus on the functional improvements in boys receiving edasalonexent in the Companys Phase 2 MoveDMD trial. The Company believes that these functional improvements constitute important information for a Phase 3 clinical trial plan for edasalonexent in Duchenne muscular dystrophy, which the Company expects to announce in the second half of 2017.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The Exhibit to this Current Report on Form 8-K is listed in the Exhibit Index attached hereto.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This Current Report on Form 8-K, including the corporate slide presentation filed as Exhibit 99.1 hereto, contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements, other than statements of historical facts, contained in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including statements regarding the Companys expectation of announcing a Phase 3 clinical trial plan for edasalonexent in Duchenne muscular dystrophy in the second half of 2017, are forward-looking statements. The words anticipate, believe, continue, could, estimate, expect, intend, may, plan, potential, predict, project, should, target, would and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements, although not all forward-looking statements contain these identifying words. The Company may not actually achieve the plans, intentions or expectations disclosed in these forward-looking statements, and you should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. Actual results or events could differ materially from the plans, intentions and expectations disclosed in these forward-looking statements as a result of important risks and uncertainties, including those described in the cautionary statements included in the Companys most recent Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q, particularly in the Risk Factors section, which is on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Except as otherwise required by law, the Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update any forward-looking statements as a result of developments occurring after the date of this Current Report on Form 8-K.