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SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS, INC. FILES (8-K/A) Disclosing Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

June 27, 2014

Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (the "Company") is filing this Amendment No. 1 to the current report on Form 8-K it filed on June 6, 2014 to update the final voting results reported for each proposal presented at the Company's Annual Meeting of Stockholders held on June 3, 2014 (the "Annual Meeting"). The updated results reflect the final tally of votes on an amended Certificate of Inspector issued by Computershare Trust Company, N.A., the Independent Inspector of Elections for the Annual Meeting, to the Company on June 25, 2014.

The updated voting results for the Annual Meeting were as follows:

At the Annual Meeting there were 33,232,144 shares of common stock present in person or by proxy, which represented 87.49% of the voting power of the shares of common stock entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting, and which constituted a quorum for the transaction of business.

Proposal 1: Election of Directors

Broker Non- Name of Nominee For Withheld Votes Christopher Garabedian 20,257,771 374,035 12,600,338 William Goolsbee 19,896,996 734,810 12,600,338 Gil Price, M.D. 16,665,210 3,966,596 12,600,338 Hans Wigzell, M.D., Ph.D. 19,957,698 674,108 12,600,338

Pursuant to the foregoing votes, the Director nominees listed above were elected to serve on the Board of Directors for a two year term expiring at the Company's Annual Meeting held in 2016. There were no additional director nominations brought before the meeting.

Proposal 2: Advisory Vote on 2013 Named Executive Officer Compensation

Broker Non- For Against Abstain Votes 14,281,308 6,060,949 289,549 12,600,338

Pursuant to the foregoing votes, the 2013 executive compensation was approved on an advisory basis.

Proposal 3: Ratification of KPMG as the Company's Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm For Against Abstain 32,388,832 324,075 519,237

Pursuant to the foregoing votes, the selection of KPMG LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2014 was ratified and approved.


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