RepliCel to Present at the 11th Annual BioPartnering North America Conference
Vancouver Convention Centre, Vancouver, BC, February 24-26th, 2013
VANCOUVER, BC – February 19th 2013 – RepliCel Life Sciences Inc (the “Company” or “RepliCel”) (OTCBB: REPCF) (CNSX: RP) today announced that the Company will present to a select group of biotech industry investors and experts at the 11th Annual BioPartnering North America Conference (“BPN”) in Vancouver, BC, on Monday, February 25th at 10:30am in room 121. David Hall, CEO, will give a corporate overview on RepliCel’s autologous cell replication technology and current clinical development plans.
Following the BPN conference, RepliCel is set to attend the 7th World Congress for Hair Research in Edinburgh on May 4-6th 2013. The Company looks forward to another international gathering of the global hair research societies.
About BioPartnering North America
BPN, the only global life science conference in Canada, provides presenters, exhibitors, and attendees with a unique chance to access innovations and technologies from all around the world. By bringing together senior executives from venture capital firms, major pharmaceutical companies, academia, and government representatives, BPN offers networking and information sharing opportunities. RepliCel’s presentation will be made available on the Company’s web site. This year, the 3-day event starts on February 24th. To learn more about the conference, visit their web site at www.techvision.com/bpn/.
About RepliCel Life Sciences
The Company has developed RepliCel™, a natural hair cell replication technology that has the potential to become the world’s first, minimally invasive solution for androgenetic alopecia (pattern baldness) and general hair loss in men and women. RepliCel™ is based on autologous cell implantation technology that replicates a patient’s hair cells from their own healthy hair follicles and, when reintroduced into areas of hair loss, the Company hopes to initiate natural hair regeneration. Patents for the technology have been issued by the European Union and Australia and are pending in other major international jurisdictions. The RepliCel™ procedure has been developed over the past ten years by the Company’s recognized research scientists and medical experts – specialists in the fields of hair growth, hair biology and dermatology. Additional information on RepliCel is available at www.replicel.com.
For more information please contact:
Tammey George, Director of Communications
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