ELANIX BIOTECHNOLOGIES AG subsidiary acquires 100% of equity of Repair-A SA


ELANIX BIOTECHNOLOGIES AG subsidiary acquires 100% of equity of Repair-A SA

Nyon, Switzerland and Potsdam, Germany, September 30, 2016 — Elanix Biotechnologies AG (“Elanix” – FSE: ELN), a developer of tissue regeneration products, announced today that Elanix-Technologies SA in Nyon, Switzerland (a 100% subsidiary of Elanix Biotechnologies AG, Potsdam) entered into a purchase agreement to acquire 100% of equity of Repair-A SA, a Lausanne based pharma and cosmetic company. It has been agreed not to disclose the sum involved.

Repair-A SA is owner of two medical cosmetic products to alleviate dermatological and gynecological conditions. Elanix already has an exclusivity to sell both products in CH and EU, with this acquisition Elanix will be able to fully control the product formulation, production and commercialization world-wide. Elanix anticipates significant sales growth in the coming months through combination of direct and distributor sales in Switzerland, Europe and beyond.

Elanix Biotechnologies (Frankfurt: ELN) develops and commercializes tissue regeneration products for acute wound care, dermatological and gynecological applications, and provides services in cell technologies. The company was founded in 2013 as a spin-out from the University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV), Switzerland, to commercialize a patented progenitor cell technology. Progenitor cells are fully differentiated yet immunologically neutral cells that are very potent inducers of tissue growth and healing. Elanix owns GMP certified Master and Working cell banks with vast quantities of cells of different cell types.

The Company is headquartered in Nyon, Switzerland with offices in Potsdam and listed on the Frankfurt stock exchange under the symbol ELN. For more information and updates, visit www.elanixbiotechnologies.com.

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