March 27, 2014 – Sirona Biochem Corp.
VANCOUVER, BC– Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX VENTURE: SBM) (OTCQX: SRBCF) (FRANKFURT: ZSB) is pleased to announce that Jean-Michel Cousteau and Fabien Cousteau (son and grandson of Jacques Cousteau) will become Brand Ambassadors for the Company. A formal Brand Ambassador launch event has been scheduled for April 8, 2014 at TFChem in Val de Reuil, France.
As Brand Ambassadors for Sirona Biochem, Jean-Michel Cousteau and Fabien Cousteau will publicize our partnership’s alliance and goals to industry experts, commercial partners and investors. Sirona Biochem will contribute its cosmetic, pharmaceutical and scientific expertise and Sirona will become a primary scientific resource for the potential commercialization of new ocean resources in collaboration with the Cousteaus. The Cousteaus and Sirona also share the goal of establishing a new accreditation for consumer packaged goods to validate technologies that are safe both for consumers and our fragile environments.
The launch event is scheduled to include a tour of the TFChem laboratory followed by a reception for attendees. Notable attendees are expected to include members of the French government, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industry leaders, and media representatives. This event is by invitation only.
About Sirona Biochem
Sirona Biochem is a cosmetic ingredient and drug discovery company with a proprietary platform technology. Sirona specializes in stabilizing carbohydrate molecules with the goal of improving efficacy and safety. New compounds are patented for maximum revenue potential.
Sirona’s compounds are licensed to leading companies around the world in return for licensing fees, milestone fees and ongoing royalty payments. Sirona’s laboratory, TFChem, is located in France and is the recipient of multiple French national scientific awards and European Union and French government grants. For more information visit www.sironabiochem.com.
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For more information regarding this press release, contact:
Christopher Hopton, CFO
Sirona Biochem Corp.