|SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION|
|Washington, D.C. 20549|
|Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934|
|(Amendment No. 1)*|
Novelion Therapeutics Inc.
|(Name of Issuer)|
Common Stock, without par value
|(Title of Class of Securities)|
December 31, 2017
|(Date of event which requires filing of this statement)|
|Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule 13G is filed:|
|(Page 1 of 4 Pages)|
*The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person's initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter the disclosures provided in a prior cover page.
The information required in the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be "filed" for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (" Act ") or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes).
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NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
Highbridge Capital Management, LLC
|2||CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP||
|3||SEC USE ONLY|
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
State of Delaware
SOLE VOTING POWER
SHARED VOTING POWER
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
|10||CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES||¨|
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON
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This Amendment No. 1 (this " Amendment No. 1 ") amends the statement on Schedule 13G filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the " SEC ") on May 1, 2017 (the " Original Schedule 13G "), with respect to the Common Stock, without par value (the " Common Stock "), of Novelion Therapeutics Inc., a Canadian corporation (the " Company "). Capitalized terms used herein and not otherwise defined have the meanings set forth in the Original Schedule 13G. This Amendment No. 1 amends and restates Items 4, 5 and 6 in their entirety as set forth below.
|Item 4.||OWNERSHIP .|
(a) Amount beneficially owned: As of December 31, 2017, 0.
(b) Percent of class: As of December 31, 2017, 0%.
(c) Number of shares as to which such person has:
(i) Sole power to vote or to direct the vote
(ii) Shared power to vote or to direct the vote
See Item 4(a)
(iii) Sole power to dispose or to direct the disposition of
(iv) Shared power to dispose or to direct
the disposition of
See Item 4(a)
|Item 5.||OWNERSHIP OF FIVE PERCENT OR LESS OF A CLASS.|
|If this statement is being filed to report the fact that as of the date hereof the Reporting Person has ceased to be the beneficial owner of more than 5 percent of the class of securities, check the following: ý|
|Item 6.||OWNERSHIP OF MORE THAN FIVE PERCENT ON BEHALF OF ANOTHER PERSON.|
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After reasonable inquiry and to the best of our knowledge and belief, the undersigned certifies that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.
DATED: February 14, 2018
|HIGHBRIDGE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC|
|By:||/s/ John Oliva|