September 4, 2009

HELIX BIOPHARMA ANNOUNCES $13.5 MILLION PRIVATE PLACEMENT (PDF)

(Aurora, Ontario) – Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX, FSE: “HBP” / OTCQX: “HXBPF”) today announced that it has accepted subscriptions for the purchase, by way of private placement, of a total of 6,625,000 units at $2.05 per unit, for gross proceeds totaling CDN$13,581,250. The Company anticipates closing the private placement by September 11, 2009.