VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, Sep 20, 2010 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) – Berkley Resources Inc. ()()() reports it has purchased 200,000 common shares of Vancouver-based TrichoScience Innovations Inc. at a price of CDN$1.00 per share. TrichoScience, a privately-held Life Sciences company, has developed and patented a new hair cell replication technology called Replicel™ that has the potential to become an effective, non-surgical treatment for pattern baldness and other forms of hair loss in both men and women. Berkley’s share purchase represents 2.13% of TrichoScience’s issued and outstanding share capital.
The Replicel™ procedure is based on autologous cell implantation technology that replicates a patient’s hair cells from their own healthy hair follicles. When reintroduced into areas of hair loss, the replicated cells initiate natural hair regeneration. Replicel™ will undergo Stage 1 Human Clinical Trials beginning in late 2010. For more information about TrichoScience and Replicel™ visit www.trichoscience.com.
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Matt Wayrynen, President and Chief Executive Officer