UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 22, 2017

CANCER GENETICS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Delaware  
 001-35817 
   04-3462475
 
 
(State or Other
(Commission
 (IRS Employer
 
 
   Jurisdiction of
    File Number)
 Identification No.)
 
 
  Incorporation)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
201 Route 17 North 2nd Floor, Rutherford, New Jersey 07070
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (201) 528-9200

____________________________________________________________
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Item 8.01.   Other Events

On February 22, 2017, Cancer Genetics, Inc. issued a press release announcing its receipt of approximately $950,000 with respect to the New Jersey Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer (NOL) Program.

Item 9.01.   Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)
Exhibit No.
  
Description
 
 
 
 
 
99.1
 
Press Release, dated February 22, 2017

 
SIGNATURE

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 hereunto duly authorized.
 
                            
 
 
 
 
 
CANCER GENETICS, INC.
 
 
By:
 
/s/ Panna L. Sharma
 
 
Name:
 
Panna L. Sharma
 
 
Title:
 
President and Chief Executive Officer

Date: February 22, 2017