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Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. Acquires Common Shares of Mondias Natural Products Inc.


OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 2, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. ("Tetra" or the "Company") (TSX: TBP) (OTCQB: TBPMF) is pleased to announce that on October 27, 2020, it acquired 14,625,000 common shares (the "Acquired Shares") of Mondias Natural Products Inc. ("Mondias"), a corporation with its head office at #26 – 4500 Kimber Boulevard Saint-Hubert, QC, J3Y 8K5. The Acquired Shares were acquired by Tetra in connection with the previously announced divesture of Tetra's former subsidiary, Lumiera Health Innovation Inc. (the "Target"), pursuant to which Mondias has acquired all of the common shares of the Target for a purchase price of CAN$1.3 million (the "Lumiera Transaction"). The portion of the purchase price for the Lumiera Transaction payable to Tetra was paid through the issuance of the Acquired Shares.

Tetra did not hold any securities in the capital of Mondias prior to the date of the Lumiera Transaction. The Acquired Shares represent approximately 14.8% of the issued and outstanding shares of Mondias following the closing of the Lumiera Transaction.

Tetra has acquired the Acquired Shares for investment purposes and may acquire further securities of Mondias or dispose of its holdings of common shares of Mondias, both as investment conditions warrant. The common shares of Mondias are listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "NHP".

Tetra's head office is located at 2316 St-Joseph Blvd., Orleans, ON, K1C 1E8. For further information please contact Jean-François Boily, Chief Financial Officer of Tetra, at

About Tetra Bio-Pharma

Tetra Bio-Pharma (TSX:TBP) (OTCQB:TBPMF), is a biopharmaceutical leader in cannabinoid-based drug discovery and development with FDA and Health Canada approved clinical programs aimed at bringing novel prescription drugs and treatments to patients and their healthcare providers. Our evidence-based scientific approach has enabled us to develop a pipeline of cannabinoid-based drug products for a range of medical conditions, including pain, inflammation, and oncology. With patients at the core of what we do, Tetra Bio-Pharma is focused on providing rigorous scientific validation and safety data required for inclusion into the existing biopharma industry by regulators, physicians and insurance companies. For more information visit:

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SOURCE Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc.

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