Resverlogix Announces CDN $10 Million Equity Offering

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TSX Symbol: RVX

CALGARY, June 16 /CNW/ - Resverlogix Corp. ("Resverlogix" or the "Company") (TSX:RVX) announces that it has entered into an agency agreement and has carried out an overnight marketed offering to sell up to approximately 3.1 million units (the "Units") at a price of CDN $3.23 per Unit, representing gross proceeds of up to $10 million. Each Unit is comprised of one common share and 0.4 of a common share purchase warrant. Each full warrant will have an exercise price of CDN $4.00, exercisable for a four year period commencing on the closing date of the offering. The offering is being conducted by Bloom Burton & Co. and Haywood Securities Inc., and is to be effected in each of the Canadian provinces of British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario by way of a prospectus supplement to Resverlogix's base shelf prospectus dated April 20, 2010. Prior to the offering, Resverlogix had 48,828,376 common shares issued and outstanding.

This transaction is scheduled to close on or about June 22, 2010, subject to satisfaction of customary closing conditions, including the receipt of all necessary regulatory and stock exchange approvals.

About Resverlogix Corp.

Resverlogix Corp. is a leading biotechnology company engaged in the development of novel therapies for important global medical markets with significant unmet medical needs. The NexVas(TM) PR program is the Company's primary focus which is to develop novel small molecules that enhance ApoA-I. These vital therapies address the burden of atherosclerosis and other important diseases such as Acute Coronary Syndrome, Diabetes, Alzheimer's disease, Peripheral Artery Disease and other vascular disorders. Resverlogix Corp.'s common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:RVX). For further information please visit www.resverlogix.com.

This news release may contain certain forward-looking statements as defined under applicable Canadian securities legislation, including our statements with respect to, the current and/or future financings, research, development and commercialization of novel therapeutics that reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease including atherosclerosis, diabetes, Alzheimer's disease, Peripheral Artery Disease and other vascular diseases. These forward-looking statements contained herein that are not based on historical fact, including without limitation statements containing the words "believes", "anticipates", "plans", "intends", "will", "should", "expects", "continue", "estimate", "forecasts" and other similar expressions. Our actual results, events or developments could be materially different from those expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. We can give no assurance that any of the events or expectations will occur or be realized. By their nature, forward-looking statements are subject to numerous known and unknown risks and uncertainties including but not limited to those associated with the success of research and development programs, clinical trial programs including possible delays in patient recruitment, the regulatory approval process, competition, securing and maintaining corporate alliances, market acceptance of the Company's products, the availability of government and insurance reimbursements for the Company's products, the strength of intellectual property, financing capability, the potential dilutive effects of any financing, reliance on subcontractors and key personnel and additional risk factors discussed in other documents we file from time to time with securities authorities, which are available through SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Additionally, risks and uncertainties are discussed in detail in the January 31, 2010 MD&A. The forward-looking statements contained in this news release are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement are made as of the date hereof. The Company disclaims any intention and has no obligation or responsibility, except as required by law, to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. The TSX Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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SOURCE Resverlogix Corp.

For further information: For further information: Theresa Kennedy, VP, Corporate Communications, Resverlogix Corp., Phone: 604-538-7072, Fax: 403-256-8495, Email: Theresa@resverlogix.com


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