MedMira Board of Directors Elected at Annual Shareholders Meeting

HALIFAX, Jan. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - MedMira Inc., (MedMira) (TSXV: MIR), a developer of rapid testing technologies and solutions, reported that the Company's Board of Directors was elected at its 2014 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held earlier today in Halifax, N.S.  Mr. Hermes Chan, Dr. Shou-Ching Tang, Mr. Romano Robusto, Mr. Markus Meile and Dr. Michael Sidler were re-elected as directors of MedMira.

Shareholders also approved the appointment of Deloitte LLP as the Company's auditors.

About MedMira

MedMira is a leading developer and manufacturer of rapid testing technology and solutions. The Company's tests provide hospitals, labs, clinics and individuals with reliable, rapid diagnosis for diseases such as HIV and hepatitis C in just three minutes. The Company's tests are sold under the Reveal®, Multiplo™ and Miriad brands in global markets. MedMira's patented rapid flow-through HIV test is the only one in the world to achieve regulatory approvals in Canada, the United States, China and the European Union. MedMira's corporate offices and manufacturing facilities are located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. For more information visit MedMira's website at www.medmira.com.

This news release contains forward-looking statements, which involve risk and uncertainties and reflect the Company's current expectation regarding future events including statements regarding possible approval and launch of new products, future growth, and new business opportunities.  Actual events could materially differ from those projected herein and depend on a number of factors including, but not limited to, changing market conditions, successful and timely completion of clinical studies, uncertainties related to the regulatory approval process, establishment of corporate alliances and other risks detailed from time to time in the company quarterly filings.

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SOURCE MEDMIRA INC.

For further information:

Andrea Young, Corporate Communications
T. 902-450-1588
E. ayoung@medmira.com