SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): May 9, 2012 (May 8, 2012)
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On May 9, 2012, Neuralstem, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for its first quarter which ended on March 31, 2012. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.01 and is incorporated herein by reference.
On March 8, 2012, the Company announced that the Federal Drug Administration has approved the return of three patients from earlier cohorts in its ongoing Phase I safety trial to treat amyotrohic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease) with its spinal cord stem cells (HSSC’s). A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.02 and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information furnished under Items 2.02, including the accompanying Exhibit 99.01 shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of such section, nor shall such information be deemed to be incorporated by reference in any subsequent filing by the Company under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, regardless of the general incorporation language of such filing, except as specifically stated in such filing.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Report on Form 8-K to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: May 9, 2012