Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. CEO to Ring Opening Bell at NASDAQ January 22

Jan 21, 2010, 09:00 ET from Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc.

DURHAM, N.C., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OXBT) chairman and CEO Chris Stern will preside over the NASDAQ Opening Bell on Friday, January 22, 2010.

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx starting at 9:20 a.m. eastern time.

About Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc.

Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. is dedicated to commercializing innovative pharmaceuticals and medical devices in the field of oxygen therapeutics and Defense Medicine™. The company has developed a perfluorocarbon (PFC) therapeutic oxygen carrier and liquid ventilation product (Oxycyte™) and has out-licensed an implantable glucose sensor. These products are based upon core technologies that include biomedical applications for PFCs as well as medical and industrial applications for biosensors. Each of the product candidates is designed with advantages over currently marketed products in major markets including traumatic brain injury, sickle cell crisis, trauma, wound care, decompression sickness, acute respiratory distress syndrome, stroke, myocardial infarction, surgery, diabetes wounds and ulcers, and cosmetic applications which are being marketed under the Dermacyte name. More information is available at www.oxybiomed.com.

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