PARAMUS, N.J., Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Proteonomix, Inc. (the "Company") (SYMBOL: PROT), a biotechnology company (the "Company") focused on developing therapeutics based upon the use of human cells and their derivatives, announced today that it has extended the record date for shareholders on that date to receive shares of the new BVI (British Virgin Islands) corporation that will receive sublicenses and assignments of the UMK-121 and Proteoderm technologies.
Due to confusion among shareholders and the short time frame previously set, especially for shareholders holding in street name, we are responding to shareholder concerns and extending the deadline to the close of business on Friday, January 18, 2013. The licensing and assignments of the technologies will also be delayed until that date.
About Proteonomix, Inc.
Proteonomix is a biotechnology company focused on developing therapeutics based upon the use of human cells and their derivatives. The Proteonomix family of companies presently includes Proteoderm, StromaCel, PRTMI and THOR Biopharma. Proteoderm is a wholly owned subsidiary that has developed an anti-aging line of skin care products. StromaCel develops therapeutic modalities for the treatment of cardiovascular disease and for treatment of patients who have suffered post-myocardial infarction. Proteonomix Regenerative Translational Medicine Institute, Inc. (PRTMI) intends to focus on the translation of promising research in stem cell biology and cellular therapy to clinical applications of regenerative medicine. Additional information is available at www.proteonomix.com and www.proteoderm.com.
Certain statements contained herein are "forward-looking statements" (as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995). Proteonomix, Inc. cautions that statements made in this press release constitute forward-looking statements and makes no guarantee of future performance. Actual results or developments may differ materially from projections. Forward-looking statements are based on estimates and opinions of management at the time statements are made.
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