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): August 9, 2017

 

 

SANGAMO THERAPEUTICS, INC.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Delaware   000-30171   68-0359556

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

501 Canal Blvd., Richmond, California 94804

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(510) 970-6000

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

(Former name or former Address, if changed since last report)

 

 

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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

On August 9, 2017, Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2017 (the “Press Release”). A copy of the Press Release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this current report on Form 8-K.

The information contained in this Item 2.02 and in the Press Release furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this current report on Form 8-K shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section or Sections 11 and 12(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The information contained in this Item 2.02 and in the Press Release furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this current report on Form 8-K shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission made by the Company whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits

 

Exhibit

Number

    
99.1    Press Release dated August 9, 2017.


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.

 

DATE: August 9, 2017      
      SANGAMO THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    By:  

/s/ ALEXANDER D. MACRAE

      Alexander D. Macrae, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D.
      President, Chief Executive Officer


EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit

Number

  

Description

99.1    Press Release dated August 9, 2017.