ImmunoGen, Inc.
IMMUNOGEN INC (Form: 8-K, Received: 10/22/2015 06:31:41)

 

 

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): October 22, 2015

 

ImmunoGen, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Massachusetts

 

0-17999

 

04-2726691

(State or other
jurisdiction of
incorporation)

 

(Commission File
Number)

 

(IRS Employer
Identification No.)

 

830 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451

(Address of principal executive offices)  (Zip Code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (781) 895-0600

 

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ITEM 8.01 — OTHER EVENTS

 

On October 22, 2015, Roche Holding AG (“Roche”) disclosed that its GATSBY trial assessing its product, Kadcyla ®  (ado-trastuzumab emtansine), for second-line treatment of HER2-positive advanced gastric cancer did not meet its primary endpoint. Roche expects the detailed clinical findings from GATSBY to be reported at a future medical conference.  Earlier this year, ImmunoGen, Inc. entered into a royalty purchase agreement that monetized the Company’s royalties on Kadcyla sales.

 

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.

 

 

 

ImmunoGen, Inc.

 

(Registrant)

 

 

Date: October 22, 2015

/s/ David B. Johnston

 

 

 

David B. Johnston

 

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

 

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