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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 19, 2014
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On May 19, 2014, Acucela Inc. ("Acucela") posted investor presentation materials on its website (www.acucela.com) to be used in connection with meetings with investors and analysts that management expects to have from time to time. A copy of the presentation materials is furnished as an exhibit to this Current Report and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information furnished in this Current Report, including the exhibit hereto, shall not be deemed "filed" for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
Investor Presentation dated as of May 20-21, 2014.
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.
/s/ David L. Lowrance
David L. Lowrance
Date: May 19, 2014
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary
Investor presentation dated as of May 20-21, 2014.