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Important Notice of Availability of Proxy Materials for the Stockholder Meeting of
To Be Held On: June 7, 2017 at 8:30 am local time at
34175 Ardenwood Blvd., Suite 200, Fremont, California 94555
This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting.
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Notice of Annual Meeting of Stockholders
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Annual Report on Form 10-K
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1. To elect three Class 3 directors to hold office until the 2020 Annual
Meeting of Stockholders and until their successors are elected and qualified.
Gordon Ringold, Ph.D.
Please note that you cannot use this notice to vote by mail.
2. To ratify the selection, by the Audit Committee of our Board of Directors, of Ernst & Young, LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm of the Company for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2017.
3. To transact any other business as may properly be presented at the Annual Meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof
These items of business are more fully described in the proxy statement. The record date for the Annual Meeting is April 12, 2017. Only stockholders of record at the close of business on that date may vote at the meeting or any adjournment thereof.