Anavex Life Sciences Novel Sigma-1 / Sigma-2 Ligand Shows Encouraging Results as an Analgesic in Animal Models of Neuropathic and Visceral Pain

Preclinical Data for ANAVEX 1066 Presented at Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting NEW YORK, NY – November 14, 2016 – Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (“Anavex” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: AVXL) today reported encouraging preclinical efficacy for the treatment of neuropathic pain and visceral pain with their novel compound, ANAVEX 1066. The poster titled “Mixed sigma-1…