Publication of change in the total number of shares and votes in Diamyd Medical AB
As of November 30, 2010, the share capital in Diamyd Medical AB (publ.) is 14,644,688 SEK. The total number of votes is 4,223,026 and the total number of shares is 29,289,376, divided among 1,437,876 shares of series A (1 vote) and 27,851,500 shares of series B (1/10 vote).
This change is due to the exercise of granted employee stock options in the stock option plan of 2007/2010, approved by the Annual Meeting of Shareholders 2007 and in the stock option plan 2008/2011, approved by the Annual Meeting of Shareholders 2008.
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Elisabeth Lindner, President and CEO Diamyd Medical AB (publ.)
Phone: +46 8 661 0026
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Andreas Ericsson, Diamyd Medical AB (publ.)
Phone: +46 8 661 0026
About Diamyd Medical
Diamyd Medical is a Swedish pharmaceutical company focusing on the development of pharmaceuticals for the treatment of autoimmune diabetes and pain. The Diabetes business area consists of the antigen-based candidate drug Diamyd® for the treatment and prevention of autoimmune diabetes. Phase III studies of Diamyd® are currently in progress in Europe and the US. In 2010 the Company signed an agreement with Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., for the development and commercialization of Diamyd®. The Pain business area consists of development projects that use the Company's proprietary NTDDS (Nerve Targeting Drug Delivery System) platform to administer drugs directly to the nervous system to treat chronic pain. A Phase I study of the candidate drug NP2 Enkephalin for cancer pain is ongoing, and the Company plans to initiate a Phase II study.
Diamyd Medical has offices in Sweden and in the US. Shares are listed on Nasdaq OMX in Stockholm (ticker: DIAM B) and on OTCQX in the US (ticker: DMYDY) administered by the Pink OTC Markets and the Bank of New York Mellon (PAL). Further information is available on the company's website: www.diamyd.com.
This information is disclosed in accordance with the Swedish Securities Markets Act, the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act, or the requirements stated in the listing agreements.
Diamyd Medical AB (publ.)
Karlavägen 108, SE-115 26 Stockholm, Sweden. Tel: +46 (0)8 6610026, Fax: +46 (0)8 661 63 68
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. VAT no: SE556530-142001.