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): January 3, 2018
Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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|3 University Plaza Drive, Suite 320|
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On January 3, 2018, Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (the “Company”) announced that it has received Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) approval from the Israel Ministry of Health (MoH) for its Israeli contract manufacturing facility. The GMP certificate confirms the Company's manufacturing site compliance with Israeli GMPs which are recognized as equivalent with EU GMP. This approval advances the Company's application to the Israel MoH for the treatment of ALS patients in Israel for a fee, under the newly introduced Hospital Exemption regulation. The GMP certificate was granted after an inspection of the Company’s contract manufacturing facilities.
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.
|BRAINSTORM CELL THERAPEUTICS INC.|
|Date: January 3, 2018||By:||/s/ Chaim Lebovits|
|Chief Executive Officer and President|