SOURCE: Sunshine Biopharma Inc.

Sunshine Biopharma Inc.

February 04, 2014 08:00 ET

Sunshine Biopharma Continues Its Efforts to Re-Domicile in Canada for Business Expansion and Financing Opportunities for Adva-27a Cancer Drug Candidate

MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - Feb 4, 2014) - Sunshine Biopharma Inc. (OTCQB: SBFM), a pharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of proprietary drugs for the treatment of various forms of cancer, today announced that it is continuing its efforts to re-domiciling the Company in Canada in order to capitalize on management's belief that by doing so, the Company will generate additional business expansion opportunities and gain access to financing programs available to Canadian corporations. On January 31, 2014, the Company filed an S-4 Registration Statement wherein it is attempting to re-domicile to Canada from Colorado.

"We are very pleased with the progress we have made thus far in our efforts to re-domicile the Company in Canada," said Dr. Steve N. Slilaty, Chief Executive Officer of Sunshine Biopharma. "We are anxious to complete the re-domiciling process as we have attendant growth and financing opportunities that we believe are available to us once we have completed this action. This is important for the Company's business strategy overall and for our Adva-27a anticancer drug candidate as we advance towards clinical trials for multidrug resistant breast cancer and pancreatic cancer."

About Adva-27a

Adva-27a is Sunshine Biopharma's lead anticancer compound, a small molecule that has recently been shown to be effective at killing multidrug resistant breast cancer cells, small-cell lung cancer cells, uterine sarcoma cells and pancreatic cancer cells (Published in ANTICANCER RESEARCH, Volume 32, Pages 4423-4432, October 2012). Adva-27a is currently in the IND-Enabling stage of development. The original U.S. patent covering Adva-27a was issued on August 7, 2012 under US patent number 8,236,935.

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