Press Release

Anthera – $15 Million Shelf-Takedown Offering

March 22, 2017

San Francisco – March 22, 2017 – Cooley advised the underwriter on Anthera’s $15 million shelf-takedown offering of 30,000,000 shares of common stock and two tranches of warrants to purchase up to an aggregate of 60,000,000 shares. The underwriter has a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 4,500,000 shares of common stock and/or warrants to purchase up to an additional 9,000,000 shares of common stock at the public offering prices.

Rodman & Renshaw, a unit of HC Wainwright & Co., acted as the sole book-running manager for the offering.

Anthera, which trades on The NASDAQ Global Market as “ANTH,” is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing products to treat serious and life-threatening diseases, including exocrine pancreatic insufficiency and IgA nephropathy.

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