OPKO may not redeem the Notes prior to February 1, 2017. On or after February 1, 2017 and before February 1, 2019, OPKO may redeem for cash any or all of the Notes but only if the last reported sale price of its common stock exceeds 130% of the applicable conversion price for at least 20 trading days during the 30 consecutive trading day period ending on the trading day immediately prior to the date on which OPKO delivers the notice of the redemption. The redemption price will equal 100% of the principal amount of the Notes to be redeemed, plus any accrued and unpaid interest to but not including the redemption date.Upon a fundamental change (as defined in the indenture relating to the Notes), subject to certain exceptions, the holders may require OPKO to repurchase all or any portion of their Notes for cash at a repurchase price equal to 100% of the principal amount of the Notes being repurchased, plus any accrued and unpaid interest to but not including the fundamental change repurchase date. The Notes were offered inside the United States to qualified institutional buyers and accredited investors in a private placement in reliance on Section 4(a)(2) under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”). This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities and shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful. The Notes and the shares of OPKO common stock issuable upon conversion of the Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act, or the securities laws of any other jurisdiction, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration under the Securities Act or an applicable exemption from registration requirements. OPKO has agreed to file a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission pursuant to which OPKO will register the resale of the Notes and the shares of common stock issuable upon conversion of the Notes.