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Company Overview of Liberty Biopharma Inc.

Company Overview

Liberty Biopharma Inc. develops therapeutic cell therapy product used for conditions and indications to female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. The company is based in Richmond, Canada. As of December 21, 2015, Liberty Biopharma Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Avapecia Life Sciences Corp.

Richmond, BC 

Canada

Key Executives for Liberty Biopharma Inc.

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Liberty Biopharma Inc. Key Developments

Liberty Biopharma Inc. Announces Executive Appointments

Avagenesis Corp. and Avapecia Life Sciences Corp. announced the completion of the transactions contemplated in the amalgamation agreement to merge the companies, as previously announced on November 14, 2016, December 8, 2016, and December 16, 2016. The newly amalgamated company will continue the business of both Avapecia and Avagenesis under the new name "Liberty Biopharma Inc." The directors for Liberty are: Mr. Bohdan (Don) Romaniuk (previously a director of Avagenesis), Mr. Dennis Nerland (previously a director of both Avagenesis and Avapecia), Mr. Norman Tsui (previously a director and CEO of Avagenesis and previously a director of Avapecia), and Dr. Peter Neweduk (previously a director and CEO of Avapecia). The officers for Liberty are: Mr. Norman Tsui -- President and Chief Executive Officer; Mr. Alan Tam -- Chief Financial Officer (previously Chief Financial Officer of Avagenesis and a director and Chief Financial Officer of Avapecia); and Ms. Jasmine Chiu -- Vice-President (previously Vice-President of Avagenesis and a director of Avapecia).

Liberty Biopharma Inc. Announces Management Appointments

Avagenesis Corp. and Avapecia Life Sciences Corp. announced the completion of the transactions contemplated in the amalgamation agreement to merge the companies. The newly amalgamated company will continue the business of both Avapecia and Avagenesis under the new name 'Liberty Biopharma Inc'. The directors for Liberty are: Mr. Bohdan (Don) Romaniuk (previously a director of Avagenesis), Mr. Dennis Nerland (previously a director of both Avagenesis and Avapecia), Mr. Norman Tsui (previously a director and CEO of Avagenesis and previously a director of Avapecia), and Dr. Peter Neweduk (previously a director and CEO of Avapecia). The officers for Liberty are: Mr. Norman Tsui -- President and Chief Executive Officer; Mr. Alan Tam -- Chief Financial Officer (previously Chief Financial Officer of Avagenesis and a director and Chief Financial Officer of Avapecia); and Ms. Jasmine Chiu -- Vice-President (previously Vice-President of Avagenesis and a director of Avapecia). The Agreement did not result in the creation of any new control persons.

Liberty Biopharma Announces the Appointment of Dr. Hon-Kan Yip as Medical Advisor

Liberty Biopharma Inc. announced the appointment of Dr. Hon-Kan Yip, MD, as medical advisor. Dr. Yip is a clinical specialist for interventional cardiology at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital – Kaohsiung Medical Centre in Taiwan. He is a leading researcher in the field of translational (clinical application) medicine, which includes the use of regenerative cells for cardiovascular diseases and inflammation. Dr. Yip is a clinical professor with Chang Gung Medical Institute and has authored over 185 research publications in leading international journals.

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