Upon the effectiveness of the reverse stock split, each 15 shares of the company's issued and outstanding common stock will be automatically combined and converted into one issued and outstanding share of common stock, par value $0.0001 per share. The company will not issue any fractional shares in connection with the reverse stock split. Instead, fractional share interests will be rounded up to the nearest whole share. Proportional adjustments will be made to the conversion and exercise prices of the company's outstanding warrants, convertible notes and stock options, and the number of shares issued and issuable under the company's equity compensation plans. The reverse stock split will not modify the rights or preferences of the common stock.Shareholders with shares held in book-entry form or through a bank, broker, or other nominee are not required to take any action and will see the impact of the reverse stock split automatically reflected in their accounts following the customary procedures followed by the bank, broker, or other nominee in regard to the reverse stock split. Shareholders with shares held in certificate form will receive instructions from the exchange agent for the reverse stock split, Wells Fargo Shareowner Services, for exchanging their stock certificates for a new certificate representing the shares of common stock resulting from the reverse split. Wells Fargo Shareowner Services can be reached at 1-800-401-1957. Additional information about the reverse stock split can be found in the company's definitive proxy statement filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on April 27, 2017, a copy of which is available at www.sec.gov or by visiting the investor relations section of the company's website at www.amyris.com. About AmyrisAmyris is the integrated renewable products company that is enabling the world's leading brands to achieve sustainable growth. Amyris applies its innovative bioscience solutions to convert plant sugars into hydrocarbon molecules and produce specialty ingredients and consumer products. The company is delivering its No Compromise® products across a number of markets, including specialty and performance chemicals, flavors and fragrances, cosmetics ingredients, pharmaceuticals, and nutraceuticals. More information about the company is available at www.amyris.com. Forward-Looking StatementsThis release contains forward-looking statements, and any statements other than statements of historical facts could be deemed to be forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements include, among other things, statements regarding future events (such as the anticipated effects of the reverse stock split, including on the market price per share of the company's common stock, the expected maintaining of the listing of the company's common stock on The NASDAQ Global Select Market, anticipated future financing activity, and expected product and collaboration revenue) that involve risks and uncertainties. These statements are based on management's current expectations and actual results and future events may differ materially due to risks and uncertainties, including risks related to manufacturing capacity at Amyris's Brotas facility, delays or failures in development, production and commercialization of products, liquidity and ability to fund capital expenditures, Amyris's reliance on third parties to achieve its goals, and other risks detailed in the "Risk Factors" section of Amyris's quarterly report on Form 10-Q filed on May 15, 2017. Amyris disclaims any obligation to update information contained in these forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise. Amyris, the Amyris logo and No Compromise are registered trademarks of Amyris, Inc.
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