Anavex Strengthens Board of Directors

NEW YORK, NY – June 18, 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, today announced the appointment of Steffen Thomas, PhD, to its Board of Directors. Dr.…