Artepharm Global Corp.
OTC Bulletin Board : ARGC

April 06, 2010 15:24 ET

Artepharm Global Announces Addition to Its Management Team

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 6, 2010) - Artepharm Global Corp. (the "Company") (OTCBB:ARGC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Song Jianping has joined the management team as President, in addition, he has also accepted a position on the Company's Board of Directors.

Mr. Jianping, MD, is a 44-year-old researcher and is a Master Instructor of Chinese Medicine Clinical Basics, specializing in the field of febrile disease, at the Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine. Dr. Song graduated from Jiangxi Medical College in 1986 and from the Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine in 2001. He also obtained his doctorate that same year. From 1986 to 1988, he served as a doctor in a Chinese medicine hospital in Huichang County, Jiangxi Province. From that point he became an Associate Professor of Jiangxi College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, serving in this position for 10 years. Since 1998, he has served as Associate Professor of Institute of Tropical Medicine at Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Director of the Artemisia annua Research Center, and Research Fellow. Dr. Song has served as the General Manager of Artepharm Co., a private company in the People's Republic of China, sine 2004.

Artepharm Co. is a modern pharmaceutical company involved in R&D and the manufacturing of artemisinin-based anti-malarias and anti-viral traditional Chinese medicines. It was jointly established by a group of experts specializing in the research of Qinghao, commonly known as Artemisia annua. Artepharm Global Corp. has acquired the patent and worldwide marketing rights for Artequick®, a natural artemisinin-based anti-malaria drug developed by Artepharm Co. For more information go to www.artepharmglobal.com.

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