genkyotexGenticel (Euronext Paris & Brussels: FR00011790542 – GTCL), a biotechnology company developing innovative immunotherapies (the “Company”), and GenKyoTex SA, a privately-held Swiss biopharmaceutical company and the leader in NOX therapies, announce that, at today’s Ordinary and Extraordinary General Meeting, Genticel’s shareholders approved the resolutions implementing the strategic combination between the two companies pursuant to the contribution agreement signed on December 22, 2016, as well as the change in the Company’s name from “Genticel” to “Genkyotex”. 

This transaction will result in the creation of a listed Franco-Swiss company called “Genkyotex” whose activity is principally devoted to the development of a pipeline of NOX inhibitors, a new therapeutic class in fibrosis and inflammatory pain.