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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 23, 2022



BridgeBio Pharma, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-38959   84-1850815

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


421 Kipling Street

Palo Alto, CA

(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

(650) 391-9740

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

(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   BBIO   The Nasdaq Global Select Market

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§ 240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company  

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  ☐




Item 8.01.

Other Events.

BridgeBio Pharma, Inc. (the “Company”) is filing this Current Report on Form 8-K to report that QED Therapeutics, Inc. (“QED”), a subsidiary of the Company, received a notice from Helsinn Healthcare S.A. (“Helsinn”) with respect to that certain Amended and Restated License & Collaboration Agreement, dated February 28, 2022, as amended on March 21, 2022, by and among QED, Helsinn and, for the limited purposes set forth therein, Helsinn Therapeutics (U.S.), Inc. (the “Agreement”), concerning the commercialization of infigratinib in oncology indications worldwide, excluding China, Hong Kong and Macau. Helsinn communicated its intent to terminate the Agreement pursuant to its terms, citing commercial considerations. The Company and QED continue to pursue development of infigratinib as a potential treatment of non-oncology indications, such as in achondroplasia worldwide, excluding China, Hong Kong and Macau.


Item 9.01.

Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.




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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.


      BridgeBio Pharma, Inc.
Date: September 23, 2022      

/s/ Brian C. Stephenson

      Brian C. Stephenson
      Chief Financial Officer