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 16, 2013 (January 14, 2013)
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On January 14, 2013, Neuralstem, Inc. (“Company”) announced that it received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to commence Phase I safety trial of NSI-566 in chronic spinal cord injury patients. A copy of the press release is attached to this report as Exhibit 99.01.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Issuer has duly caused this Report on Form 8-K to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: January 16, 2013