SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 19, 2018
Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
|85 Wells Avenue, 2nd Floor
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (617) 658-0600
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Item 5.07.||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. (the Company) held its 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on June 19, 2018. The following is a summary of the matters voted on at that meeting.
|1.||The Companys stockholders elected Deepika R. Pakianathan, Ph.D. as a class II director to serve until the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, to hold office until her successor has been duly elected and qualified. The results of the stockholders vote with respect to the election of such class II director were as follows:|
Deepika R. Pakianathan, Ph.D.
|2.||The Companys stockholders ratified the selection of Ernst & Young LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018. The results of the stockholders vote with respect to such ratification were as follows:|
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.
KARYOPHARM THERAPEUTICS INC.
Date: June 21, 2018
/s/ Christopher B. Primiano
Christopher B. Primiano
|Executive Vice President, Chief Business Officer, General Counsel and Secretary|