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): August 14, 2017
APPLIED GENETIC TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
14193 NW 119 th Terrace
Alachua, Florida, 32165
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Item 5.02.||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
On August 14, 2017, Arnold L. Oronsky, Ph.D. notified us that he was resigning from our board of directors effective immediately. Dr. Oronskys decision to resign from our board of directors was personal and was not the result of any disagreement with us on any matter related to our operations, policies or practices.
We thank Dr. Oronsky for his many years of service as a member of our board of directors and wish him the best in his future endeavors.
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 thereunto duly authorized.
APPLIED GENETIC TECHNOLOGIES
|By:||/s/ William A. Sullivan|
William A. Sullivan
Chief Financial Officer
Date: August 17, 2017