Pursuant to the requirement set forth in Rule 13a-14(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), and Section 1350 of Chapter 63 of Title 18 of the United States Code (18 U.S.C. §1350), Harold Van Wart., Chief Executive Officer of CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc. (the Company), and Sujal Shah, Chief Financial Officer of the Company, each hereby certifies that, to the best of his knowledge:
|1.||The Companys Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended December 31, 2016, to which this Certification is attached as Exhibit 32.1 (the Annual Report) fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) or Section 15(d) of the Exchange Act, and|
|2.||The information contained in the Annual Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the Company.|
In Witness Whereof, the undersigned have set their hands hereto as of the 23rd day of March, 2017.
/s/ Harold Van Wart
Harold Van Wart
Chief Executive Officer
|Chief Financial Officer|
This certification accompanies the Form 10-K to which it relates, is not deemed filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and is not to be incorporated by reference into any filing of CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc. under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (whether made before or after the date of the Form 10-K), irrespective of any general incorporation language contained in such filing.