HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J., Dec. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nymox Pharmaceutical Corporation (Nasdaq:NYMX) announced today that the Company has secured commitment for $15 million in equity financing from institutional investors. The new funding will be used for general corporate purposes including the Company's current U.S. trials for NX-1207, Nymox's late stage drug in development for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in Phase 3, and for prostate cancer in Phase 2. The financing gives the Company the right to place common stock to the investors at a 3% discount to the market price of the Company's stock. There are no warrants, price resets, and no restrictions on other corporate financing. The timing and amount of each placement is in the sole discretion of the Company.
CONTACT: Roy Wolvin Nymox Pharmaceutical Corporation 1-800-93NYMOX www.nymox.com