VICTORIA, BC, January 6, 2021 – IMMUNOPRECISE ANTIBODIES LTD. (“IPA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: IPA) (TSXV: IPA), a leader in full-service, therapeutic antibody discovery, today announced that its board of directors has approved the grant of 25,000 stock options (the “Options”) under its stock option plan to acquire up to an aggregate of 25,000 common shares in the capital of IPA (“Common Shares”). Each of the five non-executive directors of IPA has been granted 5,000 Options.
Each Option is exercisable for a period of five years from the date of grant at an exercise price of C$20.30 per Common Share. One quarter of the Options granted to each director will vest every three months from the date of grant.
About ImmunoPrecise Antibodies Ltd.
IPA is a global technology platform company with end-to-end solutions empowering companies to discover and develop therapies against any disease. The Company’s experience and cutting-edge technologies enable unparalleled support of its partners in their quest to bring innovative treatments to the clinic. IPA’s full-service capabilities dramatically reduce the time required for, and the inherent risk associated with, conventional multi-vendor product development. For further information, visit www.ipatherapeutics.com or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Forward-Looking Information and Statements
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Forward-looking information involves known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements stated herein to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking information. Actual results could differ materially from those currently anticipated due to a number of factors and risks, including, without limitation, those risks discussed in the Company’s Annual Information Form dated November 16, 2020 (which may be viewed on the Company’s profile at www.sedar.com) and the Company’s Form 40-F dated December 28, 2020 (which may be viewed on the Company’s profile at www.sec.gov). Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements prove incorrect, actual results, performance, or achievements may vary materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements contained in this news release. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on the forward-looking information contained in this news release.
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