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REF NO.: 224

SUBJECT: Memorial University’s incubator company, North Atlantic Biopharma Inc., to market seal oil-based pharmaceutical in China

DATE: March 7

Media Advisory

Dr. Axel Meisen, president of Memorial University, and Kathy Dunderdale, minister of Innovation, Trade and Rural Development, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, will make an important announcement regarding a license agreement between North Atlantic Biopharma Inc. (NABPI) and Guangzeng Pharmaceutical Group of China to bring this seal oil-based pharmaceutical to market in China. The news conference will be held on Friday, Mar. 11, 2005, at 2:30 p.m. in the Genesis Boardroom, 4th floor, Spencer Hall, 220 Prince Philip Drive. Media outlets are encouraged to send representatives. Parking available in area 62.

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For further information, please contact: Michelle Simms, business analyst, Genesis Centre, 737-2683or


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