Anavex Presents Compelling Data at World’s Largest Alzheimer’s Conference

Vancouver, BC — July 17, 2012 — Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (“Anavex”) (OTCBB: AVXL) today announced new and dramatic data concerning its Alzheimer’s disease treatment candidate ANAVEX 2-73 and leading Alzheimer’s treatments Aricept® (donepezil HCl) and Namenda® (memantine HCl).A clear synergic effect of ANAVEX 2-73 with Aricept® (donepezil HCl) has been demonstrated in a scientific…