TORONTO, Aug. 31 /CNW/ - Mr. Herbert Abramson, a Director of Lorus
Therapeutics Inc. ("Lorus"), announces that he has acquired directly or
indirectly, 747,000 common shares of Lorus.
Mr. Abramson now owns directly or indirectly 21,739,100 common shares,
representing approximately 10.2% of the issued and outstanding common shares.
Mr. Abramson has acquired the securities of Lorus for investment
purposes. Mr. Abramson reserves the right to acquire further securities of
Lorus depending on market conditions and other relevant factors.
The common shares of Lorus trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
An early warning report in respect of the above noted transactions will
be filed on SEDAR. A copy of this report and further information can be
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