Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 4, 2019


Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)






(State or other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)


File Number)

(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

215 First Street
Suite 415
Cambridge, MA 02142

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(617) 274-4000

(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)


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Item 8.01 Other Events.

As previously reported, on May 3, 2018, Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) and Myonexus Therapeutics, Inc. (“Myonexus”) entered into a warrant to purchase common stock of Myonexus, which, in combination with amendments to the Myonexus certificate of incorporation, provided the Company with an exclusive option to acquire Myonexus (the “Option”). On February 26, 2019, the Company delivered to Myonexus an exercise notice stating its intention to exercise the Option and on April 4, 2019, the Company exercised the Option and acquired Myonexus. As a result of the exercise, Sarepta is the sole stockholder of Myonexus.






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.


Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc.





/s/ Douglas S. Ingram



Douglas S. Ingram



President and Chief Executive Officer

Date: April 5, 2019