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EX-99.1 - PRESS RELEASE DATED NOVEMBER 7, 2012 - EnteroMedics Incd438076dex991.htm
EX-99.2 - AHA 2012 PRESENTATION MADE ON NOVEMBER 7, 2012 - EnteroMedics Incd438076dex992.htm

 

 

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: November 7, 2012

(Date of earliest event reported)

 

 

ENTEROMEDICS INC.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

Commission File Number: 1-33818

 

Delaware   48-1293684

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

 

(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

2800 Patton Road, St. Paul, Minnesota 55113

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(651) 634-3003

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

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

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

¨ Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

¨ Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

 

 

 


Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

On November 7, 2012, EnteroMedics Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing that hypertension data from a subgroup analysis of the EMPOWER trial was presented at the American Heart Association’s 2012 Scientific Sessions held November 3-7 in Los Angeles, California. Copies of this press release and presentation are furnished herewith as Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K and in the accompanying exhibit shall not be deemed to be “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 Current Report on Form 8-K and in the accompanying exhibits 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 No.   

Description

99.1    Press release dated November 7, 2012.
99.2    AHA 2012 Presentation made on November 7, 2012.


SIGNATURE

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.

 

ENTEROMEDICS INC.

By:

 

/s/ Greg S. Lea

  Greg S. Lea
 

Senior Vice President and

Chief Financial Officer

Date: November 13, 2012


EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit No.

 

Description

99.1   Press release dated November 7, 2012.
99.2   AHA 2012 Presentation made on November 7, 2012.