HALIFAX, April 13, 2015 /CNW/ - MedMira Inc. (TSXV: MIR) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors and Corporate Secretary have been granted options to purchase common shares under its Stock Option Plan which was approved by shareholders at the Company's Annual General and Special Meeting on January 25, 2013. Mr. Marvyn Robar, Mr. Hermes Chan, Dr. Colin MacGillivray, Mr. Romano Robusto, Dr. Michael Sidler and Ms. Robyn Cook were granted a total of 1,021,875 options at an exercise price of $0.10 per share and exercisable for a period of three years ending April 12, 2018.
MedMira is a leading developer and manufacturer of vertical flow rapid diagnostics. The Company's tests provide hospitals, labs, clinics and individuals with instant diagnosis for diseases such as HIV and hepatitis C in just three easy steps. The Company's tests are sold under the Revealâ, Multiplo™ and Miriad™ brands in global markets. Based on its patented Rapid Vertical Flow Technologyä, MedMira's rapid 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.com. Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.
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