SOURCE: GeneThera, Inc.

June 12, 2007 09:45 ET

GeneThera Receives NIH Contract

WHEAT RIDGE, CO--(Marketwire - June 12, 2007) - GeneThera, Inc. (OTCBB: GTHA) announced today that it received a contract from the Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Aging, and National Institutes of Health (NIH) to genetically engineer monoclonal antibodies and make them "clinically usable." The antibodies are expected to be used for treatment of hypertension.

Dr. Tony Milici, Chief Executive Officer and Scientific Director of GeneThera, Inc., stated, "We are very delighted at the opportunity to work with the NIH; the largest research organization in the world. I believe this is a great opportunity for GeneThera, Inc."

The work will commence on June 20, 2007, and be performed by GeneThera's Colorado facility.


GeneThera, Inc. is a biotechnology company that develops molecular testing and DNA vaccines for animal diseases that may cause diseases in humans. The core of its operation is the ongoing development of molecular diagnostic assays using Real Time Fluorogenic Polymerase Chain Reaction (F-PCR) technologies to detect the presence of infectious disease from the blood of animals, particularly, live animals.

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