Adage capital partners gp llc - see footnote investment history in Targanta therapeutics corp

Filed on 2008-11-24 by Adage Capital Partners Gp Llc SEC CIK 1165408 Form 3

Accession 0000902664-08-003285.txt Sec File: edgar/data/1165408/0000902664-08-003285-index.htm

2008-11-20 Adage Capital Partners Gp Llc (CIK 1165408) through See Footnote

Invested in Targanta Therapeutics Corp remaining shares owned 2750971

Common Stock Targanta Therapeutics Corp Targ

f1 the shares of common stock to which this note relates are held directly by adage capital partners, l.p., a delaware limitedpartnership (the "fund"). adage capital partners gp, l.l.c., a delaware limited liability company ("acpgp"), serves as thegeneral partner of the fund and as such has discretion over the portfolio securities beneficially owned by the fund. adagecapital advisors, l.l.c., a delaware limited liability company ("aca"), is the managing member of acpgp and directs acpgp'soperations. robert atchinson and phillip gross are the managing members of acpgp and aca and general partners of the fund.acpgp, aca, robert atchinson and phillip gross disclaim beneficial ownership of the reported securities except to the extentof their pecuniary interest therein.