SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
(Amendment No. 1)
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 19, 2017
Eloxx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
950 Winter Street
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (781) 577-5300
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On December 27, 2017, Eloxx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the Company) filed a Current Report on Form 8-K (the Initial 8-K) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC). This Amendment No. 1 (this Amendment) is being filed to (i) amend Item 5.03 of the Initial 8-K to correct the effective date of the amended and restated bylaws of the Company from December 20, 2017, to the correct date of December 19, 2017 and (ii) amend the cover page of the Initial 8-K to correct the Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) from December 26, 2017, to December 19, 2017.
Any information required to be set forth in the Initial 8-K which is not being amended pursuant to this Amendment, including all exhibits to the Initial 8-K, is hereby incorporated by reference. Except as set forth herein, no modifications have been made to information contained in the Initial 8-K, and the Company has not updated any information contained therein to reflect events that have occurred since the date of the Initial 8-K. Accordingly, this Amendment should be read in conjunction with the Initial 8-K.
Item 5.03. Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
The first paragraph under Item 5.03 of the Initial 8-K shall be amended and restated to say the following:
On December 19, 2017, following the consummation of the previously announced merger of Eloxx Pharmaceuticals Ltd., an Israeli company (Eloxx) and Sevion Sub Ltd., an Israeli company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company (f/k/a Sevion Therapeutics, Inc.), with Eloxx surviving the merger as a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, the bylaws of the Company were amended and restated in their entirety.
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.
|ELOXX PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.|
|Date: March 8, 2018||By:||/s/ Gregory Weaver|
Chief Financial Officer