MHTX Announces Retirement of its Current $2.5M Long Term Debt

Proudly States That It Now Has a Virtually Zero-Debt Balance Sheet

February 13, 2017

NEW YORK--Manhattan Scientifics Inc. announced today that equity capital to retire $2.0M of the $2.5M debt was raised by Manhattan Scientifics' subsidiary, Imagion Biosystems. The remaining $500,000 debt, currently guaranteed to the lender by Manhattan Scientifics, is scheduled to convert into Imagion Biosystems equity concurrent with its planned IPO this Spring/Summer.

Details to follow.

About Manhattan Scientifics

Manhattan Scientifics Inc. (www.mhtx.com) is located in New Mexico, New York and Montreal. It is focused on technology transfer and commercialization of transformative technologies.

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