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): November 14, 2018



(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Massachusetts   001-38185   04-2652826
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
File Number)
  (IRS Employer
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14 Norfolk Avenue

South Easton, Massachusetts 02375

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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.


On November 14, 2018, an interview with Richard T. Schumacher, the Chief Executive Officer and President of Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (the “Company”) was posted to the website of Uptick Newswire and released to the public by a press release in the U.S. and Canada. In this interview, Mr. Schumacher disclosed that the Company believes that utilizing its technology platform of combining ultra-high pressure and shearing (which the Company calls Ultra Shear Technology), Cannabidiol (“CBD”) plant oil can be made water soluble. In addition, on the same day, Mr. Schumacher conducted the Company’s regular quarterly financial results and business update conference call. On that call, Mr. Schumacher disclosed that the Company had used its Ultra Shear Technology to make CBD plant oil water soluble. On that call, Mr. Schumacher further disclosed that on November 15, 2018, the Company would issue a press release on that achievement, which is expected to have an embedded link to a video describing the Ultra Shear Technology process and showing it make CBD plant oil water soluble.


The information provided in this Item 7.01 is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference to such filing.






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, thereunto duly authorized.


Dated: November 14, 2018 By: /s/ Richard T. Schumacher
    Richard T. Schumacher