Helix BioPharma Corp. Closes $7.0 Million Private Placement

(Richmond Hill, Ontario) – Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX: “HBP”) (“Helix” or the “Company”), an immuno-oncology company developing innovative drug candidates for the prevention and treatment of cancer, today announced it has closed a private placement financing of 13,725,000 units of the Company and the disposition of a 25% stake of its wholly-owned Polish subsidiary for aggregate gross proceeds of CAD $7,000,005.