Registration of securities issued in business combination transactions

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2017
Document And Entity Information [Abstract]  
Document Type S-4
Amendment Flag false
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2017
Trading Symbol NVLS
Entity Registrant Name Nivalis Therapeutics, Inc.
Entity Central Index Key 0001626199
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer