financial condition could be adversely affected. In addition, it is uncertain if and to what extent various states will conform to the newly enacted federal tax law. The impact of this tax reform on holders of our common stock is also uncertain and could be adverse. We urge prospective investors to consult with their legal and tax advisors with respect to this legislation and the potential tax consequences of investing in or holding our common stock.
Expanded Clinical Development Program
On January 16, 2018, the Company issued a press release providing an overview of the expanded clinical development program for the Companys primary gene therapy candidate, AVXS-101, for the treatment of spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). A copy of this press release is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.