6-K 1 d584370d6k.htm 6-K 6-K

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 6-K

 

 

REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER

PURSUANT TO SECTION 13a-16 OR 15d-16

UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

For the month of October, 2018

Commission File Number: 001-36815

 

 

Ascendis Pharma A/S

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)

 

 

Tuborg Boulevard 12

DK-2900 Hellerup

Denmark

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.

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INCORPORATION BY REFERENCE

This report on Form 6-K shall be deemed to be incorporated by reference into the registration statements on Form S-8 (Registration Numbers 333-203040, 333-210810, 333-211512, 333-213412, 333-214843 and 333-216883) and Form F-3 (Registration Numbers 333-209336, 333-211511, 333-216882, 333-223134 and 333-225284) of Ascendis Pharma A/S (the “Company”) (including any prospectuses forming a part of such registration statements) and to be a part thereof from the date on which this report is filed, to the extent not superseded by documents or reports subsequently filed or furnished.

 

 

On October 1, 2018, the Company completed enrollment in its fliGHt Trial (switch trial) evaluating TransCon Growth Hormone in subjects previously treated with a daily growth hormone therapy. The final enrollment in the fliGHt Trial is 146 subjects ranging from 1 to 17 years of age, predominantly in the United States. Combining these subjects with the previously enrolled 161 subjects in the Company’s pivotal heiGHt Trial, total enrollment in the ongoing phase 3 program for TransCon Growth Hormone is now over 300 subjects. Subjects completing either the heiGHt or fliGHt Trials may also enroll in the enliGHten Trial, an open-label long-term extension trial evaluating TransCon Growth Hormone.


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

    Ascendis Pharma A/S
Date: October 2, 2018     By:  

/s/ Michael Wolff Jensen

      Michael Wolff Jensen
      Senior Vice President, General Counsel