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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On March 30, 2023, Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) sold 3.4 million shares of its common stock, for aggregate gross proceeds of $27.5 million. The shares were sold pursuant to a sales agreement with SVB Securities LLC and Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. (the “Agents”) dated February 23, 2023. The Agents have informed the Company that the shares were purchased by entities affiliated with Bain Capital Life Sciences.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2. of Form 8-K, the information in this Item 7.01 shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any of the Company’s filings under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any incorporation language in such a filing, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
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.
|ACLARIS THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Douglas Manion|
|Date: March 31, 2023||Douglas Manion|
Chief Executive Officer and President