April 24, 2009

HELIX BIOPHARMA TO PRESENT AT THE BIOFINANCE 2009 CONFERENCE (PDF)

(AURORA, Ontario) – Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX, FSE: “HBP”) today announced that John Docherty, president and chief operating officer, will present at the BioFinance 2009 Investor Conference at 3:00 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, April 29, at The Toronto Marriott in Toronto. Mr. Docherty will provide an overview of the company’s leading technology platforms, DOS47 and BiphasixTM, and its current product development programs, L-DOS47 and Topical Interferon Alpha-2b. The slide show portion of the presentation will be posted on the Company’s website, www.helixbiopharma.com, on April 29, 2009.