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): August 3, 2020
Neoleukin Therapeutics, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
360-1616 Eastlake Avenue East
Seattle, Washington 98102
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (206) 732-2133
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange
on which registered
|Common Stock, $0.000001 par value||NLTX||The Nasdaq Global Market LLC|
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Regulation FD Disclosure
On August 3, 2020, Neoleukin Therapeutics, Inc., Neoleukin submitted a manuscript to bioRxiv, titled De novo design of ACE2 protein decoys to neutralize SARS-CoV-2. BioRxiv is an online archive for unpublished preprints in the life sciences. The manuscript details the creation of a de novo protein decoy that binds to the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein and neutralizes viral infection of mammalian cells in vitro. The research was conducted by Neoleukin scientists and colleagues at the University of Hong Kong, University of Washington and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The manuscript is currently undergoing peer review. Once posted, the manuscript will be available at bioRxiv.org.
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.
|NEOLEUKIN THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
|Date: August 3, 2020||By:|
|Chief Financial Officer|