Company Acceleration Request

June 2, 2020

VIA EDGAR

Securities and Exchange Commission

Division of Corporation Finance

Office of Life Sciences

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, DC 20549-3720

 

Attention:

Michael Clampitt

    

Jessica Livingston

    

Vanessa Robertson

    

David Burton

 

  Re:

Applied Molecular Transport Inc.

      

Registration Statement on Form S-1

      

(File No. 333-238464)

 

      

Acceleration Request

  Requested Date:

Thursday, June 4, 2020

  Requested Time:

4:00 P.M. Eastern Time

Ladies and Gentlemen:

Pursuant to Rule 461 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, Applied Molecular Transport Inc. (the “Company”) hereby requests that the above-referenced Registration Statement on Form S-l (File No. 333-238464) (the “Registration Statement”) be declared effective at the “Requested Date” and “Requested Time” set forth above or at such later time as the Company or its counsel may orally request via telephone call to the staff of the Division of Corporation Finance of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Once the Registration Statement has been declared effective, please orally confirm that event with our counsel, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C., by calling Michael Coke at (650) 565-3596.

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Sincerely,
APPLIED MOLECULAR TRANSPORT INC.
/s/ Tahir Mahmood, Ph.D.
Tahir Mahmood, Ph.D.
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Enclosures

 

cc (w/o enclosures):

John Burwise, Deloitte & Touche LLP

    

Angela Vanscoy, Deloitte & Touche, LLP

    

Kristin VanderPas, Cooley LLP

    

Michael Coke, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C.

    

Christina Poulsen, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C.