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Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp. Files U.S. Registration Statement for Secondary Sales by Selling Shareholders

ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp. (TSX-V:ZOM), a veterinary pharmaceutical and health care solutions company, today announced that it has filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on Form S-1 relating to the resale or other disposition by selling shareholders of up to 76,625,742 of its common shares.

Upon effectiveness of the registration statement, the selling shareholders may, from time to time, sell, transfer or otherwise dispose of any or all of their common shares or interests in their common shares on any stock exchange, market or trading facility on which the shares are traded or in private transactions. These dispositions may be at fixed prices, at prevailing market prices at the time of sale, at prices related to the prevailing market price, at varying prices determined at the time of sale, or at negotiated prices.

No common shares will be sold by Zomedica in the offering. Zomedica has committed to the SEC that it will not seek effectiveness of the registration statement unless and until the common shares are approved for listing on the NYSE MKT. No assurance can be given that the NYSE MKT will approve the common shares for listing or as to the timing or conditions of any such approval. Similarly, there can be no assurance that the registration statement will be declared effective by the SEC or as to the timing thereof.

This notice does not constitute an offer of any securities for sale.

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The forward-looking information contained in this news release is expressly qualified by this cautionary statement. We undertake no duty to update any of the forward-looking information to conform such information to actual results or to changes in our expectations except as otherwise required by applicable securities legislation. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking information.

Investor Relations Contact Shameze Rampertab, CPA, CA srampertab@zomedica.com +1 647.283.3630 Barry Mire, Renmark Financial Communications Inc. bmire@renmarkfinancial.com +1 416.644.2020 or +1 514.939.3989

Source: Zomedica