SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 31, 2014
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
|50 Health Sciences Drive|
Stony Brook, New York 11790
(Address of principal executive offices; zip code)
telephone number, including area code:
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On March 31, 2014, Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (“APDN”) and a provider of polyolefins signed a term sheet for mutual development and cooperation regarding the supply of markers – and related additives - for polyolefin products.
The cooperation between the parties will explore and test the feasibility of the project. The contract provides for initial payments to APDN, comprised of development and exclusivity fees. The payment of further installments is dependent on achieving specific performance goals over a defined period of less than one year.
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.
|APPLIED DNA SCIENCES, INC.|
|Date: April 2, 2014|
|By:||/s/ James A. Hayward|
|Name:||James A. Hayward|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|