Anavex Awarded Grant from The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research

NEW YORK, NY – August 10, 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 that it has been awarded a research grant from The Michael J.…

Anavex Presents Positive Initial Phase 2a Study Data with ANAVEX 2-73 showing Early Evidence of Improving Cognition in Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease at AAIC 2015

NEW YORK, NY, July 22, 2015 – Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (“Anavex” or the “Company”) (OTCQX: AVXL) today announced initial positive cognitive data for ANAVEX 2-73, the Company’s lead investigational oral treatment for Alzheimer’s targeting sigma-1 and muscarinic receptors, which is believed to reduce protein misfolding including reduction of beta amyloid, tau and inflammation. Cognitive…