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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 13, 2017

TransEnterix, Inc.
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(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

     
Delaware 0-19437 11-2962080
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(State or other jurisdiction
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(Commission
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(I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)
      
635 Davis Drive, Suite 300, Morrisville, North Carolina   27560
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(Address of principal executive offices)
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(Zip Code)
     
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:   919-765-8400

Not Applicable
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Former name or former address, if changed since last report

 

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Item 8.01 Other Events.

On October 13, 2017, TransEnterix, Inc. (the "Company") announced that the Company has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") for its Senhance™ Surgical Robotic System under Section 510(k) of the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act. The Company issued a press release, which is attached as an exhibit to this Form 8-K and incorporated by reference herein, to disclose receipt of 510(k) clearance for the Senhance Surgical Robotic System.

The notice from the FDA triggers an acceleration of the expiration date of the Company’s Series A Warrants to Purchase Common Stock ("Series A Warrants") to October 31, 2017. The notice of acceleration attached as an exhibit to this Form 8-K and incorporated by reference herein was provided to each registered holder of the Company’s Series A Warrants.





Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.

4.1 Notice, dated October 17, 2017, to Series A Warrant holders of acceleration of expiration date to October 31, 2017.

99.1 Press Release, dated October 13, 2017.






Exhibit Index


     
Exhibit No.   Description

 
4.1
  Notice, dated October 17, 2017, to Series A Warrant holders of acceleration of expiration date to October 31, 2017.
99.1
  Press Release, dated October 13, 2017.


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.

         
    TransEnterix, Inc.
          
October 17, 2017   By:   /s/ Joseph P. Slattery
       
        Name: Joseph P. Slattery
        Title: EVP and Chief Financial Officer