SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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 8, 2018 (February 8, 2018)
CHEMBIO DIAGNOSTICS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer|
|of Incorporation)||Identification Number)|
|3661 Horseblock Road|
|Medford, NY 11763|
|(Address of principal executive offices)|
|(Registrant’s Telephone Number)|
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 2.02||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On February 8, 2018, Chembio Diagnostics, Inc. issued a press release announcing a new tender win and certain preliminary unaudited financial results for the full year ended December 31, 2017. A copy of this press release is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
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.
|Chembio Diagnostics, Inc.|
|By:||/s/ John J. Sperzel III|
John J. Sperzel III
Chief Executive Officer
Date: February 8, 2018