Zafgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZFGN) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition

Zafgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZFGN) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition
Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition

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On August8, 2017, Zafgen, Inc. announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2017. A copy of the press release is being furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated by reference herein.

The information in this Report on Form 8-K and Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto is intended to be furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Item 2.02 Financial Statements and Exhibits

Exhibit

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Description

99.1 Press release issued by Zafgen, Inc. on August 8, 2017, furnished herewith.


ZAFGEN, INC. Exhibit
EX-99.1 2 d427729dex991.htm EX-99.1 EX-99.1 Exhibit 99.1 Zafgen Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results -ZGN-1061 Phase 1 Data Support Continued Development for Obese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes- -Company to Initiate Phase 2 Clinical Trial in Third Quarter of This Year- -Ends Quarter with Cash,…
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About Zafgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZFGN)

Zafgen, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on improving the health and well-being of patients affected by obesity and complex metabolic disorders. The Company’s lead product candidate, Beloranib, is a twice-weekly subcutaneous injection being developed for the treatment of multiple indications, including severe obesity in rare diseases, such as Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) and hypothalamic injury-associated obesity (HIAO), including craniopharyngioma-associated obesity. Beloranib is in Phase III stage of development for PWS. It is also developing ZGN-839, a liver-targeted methionine aminopeptidase 2 (MetAP2) inhibitor, for the treatment of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and abdominal obesity, as well as other second-generation MetAP2 inhibitors for the treatment of severe obesity. It is also evaluating additional MetAP2 inhibitors beyond Beloranib as a development candidate for the treatment of severe obesity in the general population.

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