VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - September 22, 2016) - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX VENTURE: SBM) (FRANKFURT: ZSB) (XETRA: ZSB) (the "Company") announces that all resolutions tabled at its Annual General Meeting held on September 21, 2016, were passed. The resolutions included:
- Fixing the number of directors of the Company at seven;
- Electing Geraldine Deliencourt-Godefroy, Christopher Hopton, Alex Marazzi, David Moore, Martin Gleave, Casper Bych and Howard Verrico as directors;
- Appointing MNP LLP, Chartered Accountants, as the Company's auditor for the ensuing year and authorizing the directors to set the auditor's remuneration;
- Confirming and approving the Company's existing stock option plan
The Company also announces that is has granted incentive stock options under its stock option plan to employees and consultants for the purchase of 1,600,000 common shares of the Company at a price of $0.20 per share.
About Sirona Biochem Corp.
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, please visit www.sironabiochem.com.
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