UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
|Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.||SEC 1473 (7-02)|
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|1. Title of Derivative Security
|2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
|3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
|4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security||5. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
|6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
|Date Exercisable||Expiration Date||Title||Amount or Number of Shares|
|Reporting Owner Name / Address||Relationships|
|Russell Richard E.
C/O MINERVA NEUROSCIENCES, INC.
1601 TRAPELO ROAD, SUITE 284
WALTHAM,Â MAÂ 02451
|/s/ Matt Bartholomae, Attorney-in-Fact||12/12/2017|
|**Signature of Reporting Person||Date|
|No securities are beneficially owned|
|*||If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 5(b)(v).|
|**||Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).|
NoÂ securitiesÂ areÂ beneficiallyÂ owned.
ExhibitÂ ListÂ -Â ExhibitÂ 24Â -Â PowerÂ ofÂ Attorney