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Form 4 Terns Pharmaceuticals, For: Aug 12 Filed by: Vivo Capital Fund VIII, L.P.

August 16, 2022 8:45 PM EDT

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FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Vivo Opportunity, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
192 LYTTON AVENUE

(Street)
PALO ALTO, CA 94301

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Terns Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [ TERN ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
08/12/2022
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 08/12/2022   P   1,123,021 A $ 2.98 (2) 1,480,374 I By Vivo Opportunity Fund Holdings, L.P. (1)
Common Stock 08/15/2022   P   1,218 A $ 2.99 (3) 1,481,592 I By: Vivo Opportunity Fund Holdings, L.P. (1)
Common Stock 08/16/2022   P (4)   1,500,000 A $ 2.42 (4) 2,981,592 I By: Vivo Opportunity Fund Holdings, L.P. (1)
Common Stock               2,036,557 I By: Vivo Capital Fund VIII, L.P.
Common Stock               281,223 I By: Vivo Capital Surplus Fund VIII, L.P.
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Pre-funded Warrants (right to buy) $ 0.0001 08/16/2022   P (4)   1,500,000     (5)   (5) Common Stock 1,500,000 $ 2.4199 1,500,000 I By: Vivo Opportunity Fund Holdings, L.P. (1)
Explanation of Responses:
1. Vivo Opportunity, LLC is the general partner of Vivo Opportunity Fund Holdings, L.P., the record holder of the securities. Gaurav Aggarwal, Hongbo Lu, Kevin Dai, Frank Kung and Michael Chang are managing members of Vivo Opportunity, LLC and may be deemed to share voting and dispositive power over the securities held by Vivo Opportunity Fund Holdings, L.P. Each of these individuals disclaims beneficial ownership over such securities except to the extent of his or her pecuniary interest therein, and the inclusion of these securities in this report shall not be deemed an admission of beneficial ownership of the reported securities for purposes of Section 16 or for any other purposes.
2. The price reported herein is a weighted average price. These shares were acquired on the open market in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $2.83 to $3.02, inclusive. The reporting person undertakes to provide to the Issuer, any security holder of the Issuer, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares acquired at each separate price within the ranges set forth in footnote (2) to this Form 4.
3. The price reported herein is a weighted average price. These shares were acquired on the open market in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $2.96 to $3.00, inclusive. The reporting person undertakes to provide to the Issuer, any security holder of the Issuer, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares acquired at each separate price within the ranges set forth in footnote (3) to this Form 4.
4. The reporting person acquired 1,500,000 shares of Common Stock at $2.42 per share and 1,500,000 pre-funded warrants at $2.41990 per warrant in an underwritten offering.
5. The pre-funded warrants have no expiration date and are exercisable immediately, to the extent that after giving effect to such exercise the reporting person and its affiliates would beneficially own, for purposes of Section 13(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, no more than 4.99% of the outstanding shares of Common Stock of the Issuer.
/s/ Gaurav Aggarwal, as a managing member of Vivo Opportunity, LLC 08/16/2022
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
/s/ Gaurav Aggarwal, as a managing member of Vivo Opportunity, LLC, the general partner of Vivo Opportunity Fund Holdings, L.P. 08/16/2022
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
/s/ Frank Kung, as a managing member of Vivo Capital VIII, LLC 08/16/2022
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
/s/ Frank Kung, as a managing member of Vivo Capital VIII, LLC, the general partner of Vivo Capital Fund VIII, LP. 08/16/2022
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
/s/ Frank Kung, as a managing member of Vivo Capital VIII, LLC, the general partner of Vivo Capital Surplus Fund VIII, L.P. 08/16/2022
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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