Anavex Encouraged by Data Showing Sigma-1 Receptor Reduces Tau Dysfunction, a Hallmark of Alzheimer’s Disease

New Report Validates Therapeutic Application of Anavex Compounds in Tau Diseases NEW YORK, NY – May 21, 2015 – Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (“Anavex” or the “Company”) (OTCQX: AVXL), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing drug candidates to treat Alzheimer’s disease, other central nervous system (CNS) diseases, pain, and various types of cancer, is encouraged by…