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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock||OPGN||The Nasdaq Capital Market|
|Common Stock Warrants (IPO)||OPGNW||The Nasdaq Capital Market|
|Item 5.02||Departure of Directors of Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
On June 28, 2019, David M. Rubin, Ph.D., a director of OpGen, Inc. (the Company”) since 2015 submitted his resignation as a director effective June 30, 2019. In addition, Timothy J.R. Harris, Ph.D., D.Sc., a director of the Company since 2015, who had previously notified the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company that, for personal reasons, he would not seek to be re-nominated for election at the next annual meeting of the Company, notified the Company that his service would end on June 30, 2019. There was no disagreement between either of Dr. Rubin or Dr. Harris and the Company leading to the decisions to resign.
Dr. Rubin had served on the Audit Committee of the Board. The Board re-appointed Tina S. Nova, Ph.D. to the Audit Committee effective July 1, 2019. The Board determined that Dr. Nova is independent and has the necessary skills and qualifications to serve on the Audit Committee.
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.
|Name:||Timothy C. Dec|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|
Date: July 1, 2019