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FIBROCELL SCIENCE, INC. filed this Form 10-Q on 08/09/2018
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Fibrocell Science, Inc.
Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements

Note 1. Business and Organization


Fibrocell Science, Inc. (as used herein, “we,” “us,” “our,” “Fibrocell” or the “Company”) is the parent company of Fibrocell Technologies, Inc. (Fibrocell Tech). Fibrocell Tech is the parent company of Isolagen International, S.A., a company organized under the laws of Switzerland (Isolagen Switzerland). The Company’s international activities are currently immaterial.

Business Overview
Fibrocell is an autologous cell and gene therapy company translating personalized biologics into medical breakthroughs. The Company is focused on discovering and developing therapies for the localized treatment of diseases affecting the skin and connective tissue. All of the Company’s product candidates incorporate its proprietary autologous fibroblast technology. The Company’s research and development efforts focus on gaining regulatory approvals of its product candidates in the United States.

On April 18, 2018, the Company announced that its Board of Directors (the Board) would begin conducting a comprehensive review of strategic alternatives focused on maximizing stockholder value and had engaged Canaccord Genuity LLC as its strategic financial advisor to assist with the review process. The Board has established a Special Committee to explore and evaluate potential strategic alternatives which may include a sale of the Company, a business combination, a merger or reverse merger with another company, a strategic investment into the Company, a sale, license or other disposition of corporate assets of the Company or continuing with the current business plan. The Company has not set a timetable for completion of the review process. No decision has been made as to whether the Company will engage in a transaction or transactions, and there can be no assurance that this process will result in any transaction, or the terms or timing of any potential transaction.

Subsequent Events

On July 2, 2018, the Company entered into securities purchase agreements (July 2018 Purchase Agreements) with certain institutional and accredited investors for the sale by the Company of 1,474,080 shares of the Company’s common stock, par value $0.001 per share at a purchase price of $2.69 per share (the July 2018 Registered Direct Offering). Concurrently with the July 2018 Registered Direct Offering, and pursuant to the July 2018 Purchase Agreements, the Company also sold unregistered warrants exercisable for an aggregate of 958,152 shares of the Company’s common stock, which represents 65% of the shares of the Company’s common stock sold in the July 2018 Registered Direct Offering, for a purchase price of $0.125 per warrant and with an exercise price of $2.70 per share (July 2018 Private Placement). Subject to certain ownership limitations, the warrants were exercisable upon issuance. The warrants will expire on the 5.5 years anniversary of the date of issuance.

The July 2018 Registered Direct Offering and the July 2018 Private Placement closed on July 5, 2018. The net proceeds from the transactions were approximately $3.5 million after deducting certain fees due to the placement agent and other estimated transaction expenses. In addition, the placement agent received warrants to purchase 103,186 shares of the Company’s common stock. The warrants issued to the placement agent have substantially the same terms as the warrants issued in the July 2018 Private Placement, except that the exercise price of the warrants issued to the placement agent is $3.464 per share and the term of the warrants issued to the placement agent is five years.

On July 27, 2018, the Company filed a registration statement on Form S-1 (the Resale Registration Statement) registering the resale of shares of the Company’s common stock underlying warrants issued in the May 2018 Private Placement (as defined in Note 5) and the July 2018 Private Placement. The Resale Registration Statement was declared effective by the SEC on August 8, 2018.