Biodesix Announces Pricing of $35.1 Million Upsized Public Offering of Common Stock
BOULDER, Colo.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Nov. 17, 2022— Biodesix, Inc. (Nasdaq: BDSX), a leading data-driven diagnostic solutions company with a focus in lung disease, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 30,500,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $1.15 per share, before underwriting discounts and commissions. The gross proceeds to Biodesix from the offering, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses payable by Biodesix, are expected to be $35.1 million. The offering is expected to close on November 21, 2022, subject to customary closing conditions. Additionally, Biodesix has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 4,575,000 shares of its common stock at the public offering price, less underwriting discounts and commissions. All of the shares of common stock in the offering will be sold by Biodesix.
William Blair is acting as sole bookrunning manager for the offering.
The shares are being offered by Biodesix pursuant to a shelf registration statement on Form S-3 that was initially filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) on November 15, 2021 and declared effective by the SEC on November 29, 2021. The offering is being made by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus that form part of the registration statement. A preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to, and describing the terms of, the offering has been filed with the SEC and is available on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. A final prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to the offering will be filed with the SEC. Copies of the prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus relating to this offering can be obtained by contacting: William Blair & Company, L.L.C., Attention: Prospectus Department, 150 North Riverside Plaza, Chicago, IL 60606, by telephone at (800) 621-0687, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
Biodesix is a leading data-driven diagnostic solutions company with a focus in lung disease. The Company develops diagnostic tests addressing important clinical questions by combining multi-omics through the power of artificial intelligence.
Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
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Robin Harper Cowie
Source: Biodesix, Inc.