Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - July 19, 2018) - FluroTech Ltd. (TSXV: TEST), ("FluroTech" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced purchase of the royalty from University Technologies International Limited Partnership ("UTI"). The Company has issued 333,334 FluroTech common shares, at a deemed price of $0.45 per share, to UTI in exchange for UTI selling its one percent royalty on net product sales of FluroTech back to the Company.
About FluroTech (TSXV: TEST)
FluroTech is a technology and marketing company whose core business is focused on the commercialization of new technologies in the cannabis industry. FluroTech's proprietary spectroscopy-based technology allows for the testing and identification of organic and inorganic compounds contained within biological samples derived from cannabis plants. Using the technology that was developed at the University of Calgary in conjunction with the University of Alberta, FluroTech has developed a two-part solution comprising an instrument called the CompleTest™ and consumable testing kits.
About UTI Limited Partnership
UTI is the knowledge transfer and business incubation centre for the University of Calgary operating under the brand of Innovate Calgary. UTI was founded in 1989 and consistently ranks in the top 5 among Canada's top research universities for revenue bearing agreements (licences, assignments, options). UTI helps drive economic growth through the creation of new jobs resulting from university-based spin out companies, the sharing of knowledge, the pooling of resources, and the opportunity for investment return.
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