October 2, 2008

HELIX BIOPHARMA CLOSES $11.4 MILLION PRIVATE PLACEMENT (PDF)

(Aurora, Ontario) – Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX, FSE: “HBP”) today announced that it has closed its private placement announced on September 30, 2008 of 6,800,000 units at $1.68 per unit, for gross proceeds totaling CDN$11,424,000.