NEW YORK, NY, March 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tauriga Sciences, Inc. (OTC PINK: TAUG) ("Tauriga" or the "Company"), engaged in building its business through the development, distribution, and licensing of proprietary products as well as the evaluation of potential acquisition opportunities and equity investments, today announced that it has increased its equity stake in a Colorado based NASDAQ Listed Biotechnology Company Firm focused on the medical field of Urology.
On March 2, 2018, the Company disclosed its $70,739.95 investment into AYTU BioScience, Inc. (“AYTU”). As of today’s date, the Company has increased its aggregate investment into AYTU to $82,269.79; Tauriga now holds exactly 187,311 common shares (at price of $0.439) and 111,111 registered 5-year warrants exercisable at a strike price of 54 cents (these warrants expire on March 5, 2023).
The Company acquired its above-referenced stake in AYTU through both open market purchase(s) and participation in a $12,000,000 Registered Private Placement Financing with Warrant coverage (“the Placement’). These 111,111 registered 5-year warrants were acquired through the Company’s participation in the Placement.
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Tauriga Sciences, Inc. (OTC PINK: TAUG) is engaged in building business through the development, distribution, and licensing of proprietary products as well as the evaluation of potential acquisition opportunities/equity investments. The Company is presently focused on its upcoming contemplated launch of a Cupacu Butter based lip balm product branded under the name: Herman. The Company believes that one of its most important strengths is its access to and relationships with potentially substantial distribution systems and networks. The Company intends to capitalize on distribution opportunities and will continually update shareholders on such developments. Please visit our corporate website at www.tauriga.com
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