January 6, 2012

HELIX BIOPHARMA CORP. PROPOSES NEW BOARD SLATE FOR JANUARY 30, 2012 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (PDF)

Also Announces AGM Location, Proxy Material Mailing and Corporate Growth Strategy

Shareholders are Urged to Act Now and Vote their Shares to Protect their Investment

AURORA, Ontario, January 6, 2012 – Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX, NYSE Amex, FSE: HBP) (the “Company” or “Helix”) announces that its Annual General Meeting (“AGM”), scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Toronto time on January 30, 2012, will be held at Sheraton Parkway Toronto North, 600 Highway 7 East, Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada.