Biocure Announces the Appointment of a New Director
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - March 14, 2019) - Biocure Technology Inc. (CSE: CURE) (OTCQB: BICTF) ("CURE" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that effective of today's date, Mr. Danny Joh has been appointed as a director of Biocure Technology Inc.
After completing a PhD in Biochemistry at Texas A&M university and an MBA at Rice University, Danny Joh moved to the San Francisco area to build a career in the biopharma industry. For twenty years, he has expanded his biopharma product development and cross-functional program management experiences while working for major biopharma companies, including Chiron, Genentech, Biomarin, Sangamo and other biotech companies in the San Francisco area. His experience spans from early to late stage product development in various platforms, including biologics, small molecules, and gene therapy across many therapeutic areas, including cancer and rare genetic disorders. He is a welcomed addition to our seasoned team of Management and brings a wealth of experience to our Board.
Biocure is a South Korean based Bio Pharmaceutical company specializing in the development and potential commercialization of biosimilar pharmaceutical products. Biocure is in the process of pre-clinical trials of five major biosimilar products in South Korea, including Interferon Beta 1b, PEG-Filgrastim and Ranibizumab as well as CAR-T Cell Therapy. Interferon Beta 1b is used for treating relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis ("MS") Filgrastim is used to treat neutropenia, a lack of certain white blood cells caused by bone marrow transplants, chemotherapy, and other conditions. Ranibizumab is used for treating macular degeneration. It is also used to treat a type of eye problem known as macular edema, as well as certain eye problems caused by diabetes. Biocure is also developing a foot and mouth disease vaccine, a hair growth production product and a breast cancer detection kit.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
/s/ "Sang Mok Lee"
CEO and Director
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Biocure Technology Inc. Telephone: 604-609-7146, or email@example.com
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