BiocurePharm, Korea ("BPK") Announces Private Placement
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - January 20, 2020) - Biocure Technology Corp. (CSE: CURE) (OTCQB: BICTF) ("CURE" or the "Company") BiocurePharm, Korea ("BPK"), a subsidiary of Biocure Technology Inc. ("CURE") is pleased to announce that it has closed its non-brokered private placement through its Korean Subsidiary BiocurePharm, Korea ("BPK"), BPK has issued 53,567 shares at 12.375 CAD per share for gross proceeds of $662,892. All dollar values are based on the published Exchange Rate of CAD0.001125/KRW1 on January 17, 2020, Bank of Canada. After the issuance of new BPK shares, CURE holds now 94.47% interest in BPK.
The net proceeds from the non-brokered private placement are intended to be used for general working capital and clinical trial of CAR T in Korea.
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, and a hair growth production product.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
/S/ "SANG MOK LEE"
CEO and Director
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