UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): May 14, 2018
Atossa Genetics Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of
|(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer|
107 Spring Street
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (206) 325-6086
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On May 14, 2018, Atossa Genetics Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing first quarter 2018 financial results and a company update. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this current report and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information in the report, including Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section or Sections 11 and 12(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The information contained herein and in the accompanying exhibit shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission made by the Company, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release, dated May 14, 2018|
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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.
|Date: May 14, 2018||Atossa Genetics Inc.
|By:||/s/ Kyle Guse|
|Chief Financial Officer, General Counsel and Secretary|