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                             89BIO, INC.

                             142 SANSOME STREET,

                             SECOND FLOOR

                             SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94104









You invested in 89BIO, INC. and it’s time to vote!

You have the right to vote on proposals being presented at the Annual Meeting. This is an important notice regarding the availability of proxy materials for the stockholder meeting to be held on June 5, 2023.

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View the Notice and Proxy Statement and Annual Report online OR you can receive a free paper or email copy of the proxy materials by requesting prior to May 22, 2023. If you would like to request a paper or email copy of the proxy materials or materials for future stockholder meetings, you may (1) visit, (2) call 1-800-579-1639 or (3) send an email to If sending an email, please include your control number (indicated below) in the subject line. There is no charge to you for requesting a copy. Unless requested, you will not otherwise receive a paper or email copy.




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 Voting Items      Board Recommends
 1.   Election of Directors: To be elected for terms expiring in 2026.  




  01)  Rohan Palekar   
  02)   Edward Morrow Atkinson III, Ph.D.   
    03)  Gregory Grunberg, M.D.     




Approval of an amendment to our Certificate of Incorporation to increase the number of authorized shares of our common stock.

  LOGO   For




Ratification of the appointment of KPMG LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2023.

  LOGO   For

NOTE: Such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof.














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