Regulus Therapeutics Inc.
Regulus Therapeutics Inc. (Form: 3, Received: 07/31/2017 17:59:58)
FORM 3
        
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

Puttagunta Chetan

2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (MM/DD/YYYY)
7/24/2017 

3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

Regulus Therapeutics Inc. [RGLS]

(Last)        (First)        (Middle)

2855 SAND HILL ROAD

4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

_____ Director                            ___ X ___ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)          _____ Other (specify below)

(Street)

MENLO PARK, CA 94025       

(City)              (State)              (Zip)
5. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 

6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person


Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned
(Instr. 4)
3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Common Stock   10989010   I   See Note 1   (1)

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(MM/DD/YYYY)
3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  The Reporting Person is a manager of NEA 16 GP, LLC, ("NEA 16 GP") which is the sole general partner of NEA Partners 16, L.P. ("NEA Partners 16"). NEA Partners 16 is the sole general partner of New Enterprise Associates 16, L.P. ("NEA 16"). NEA 16 is the sole member of Growth Equity Opportunities Fund V, LLC ("GEO V"), which is the direct beneficial owner of the shares. The Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership within the meaning of Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise of such portion of the shares held by GEO V in which the Reporting Person has no pecuniary interest.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Puttagunta Chetan
2855 SAND HILL ROAD
MENLO PARK, CA 94025

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Signatures
/s/ Sasha Keough, attorney-in-fact 7/31/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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POWER OF ATTORNEY
        KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and
appoints Louis S. Citron, Timothy Schaller, Sasha Keough and Stephanie Brecher,
and each of them, with full power to act without the others, his true and lawful
attorney-in-fact, with full power of substitution, to sign any and all
instruments, certificates and documents that may be necessary, desirable or
appropriate to be executed on behalf of himself as an individual or in his
capacity as a direct or indirect general partner, director, officer or manager
of any partnership, corporation or limited liability company, pursuant to
section 13 or section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the
"Exchange Act") , and any and all regulations promulgated thereunder, and to
file the same, with all exhibits thereto, and any other documents in connection
therewith, with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and with any other
entity when and if such is mandated by the Exchange Act or by the Financial
Industry Regulatory Authority, granting unto said attorney-in-fact full power
and authority to do and perform each and every act and thing necessary,
desirable or appropriate, fully to all intents and purposes as he might or could
do in person, thereby ratifying and confirming all that said attorney-in-fact,
or his or her substitutes, may lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue hereof.
        IN WITNESS WHEREOF, this Power of Attorney has been signed as of the 13th day
of March, 2017.

                                                                /s/ Chetan Puttagunta