Immunovaccine Hires Investor Relations Firm

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 02/02/10 -- Immunovaccine Inc. (TSX VENTURE: IMV) announced today that it has engaged SectorSpeak Inc. (the "Consultant") to assist its investor relations activities, namely to introduce the company to institutional investors and analysts, organize investor road shows and generally assist in corporate communication. Pursuant to a consulting agreement to be effective as of February 1, 2010, Immunovaccine will retain the services of the Consultant for an initial period of one year. Immunovaccine has agreed to pay to the Consultant a monthly compensation of $5,000 and to grant the Consultant 60,000 stock options having a term of 5 years from the date of grant, exercisable at a price of $1.31 per common share and vesting over a period of 12 months.

Immunovaccine Inc. is focused on the commercialization of its novel vaccine technology and product candidates. The company continues to strengthen its vaccine pipeline through licensing and strategic partnerships to develop therapeutic cancer and infectious disease vaccines.

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Immunovaccine Inc.
Gary Dodge
(902) 492-1819

Immunovaccine Inc.
Jennifer Ayotte
Director Communications
(902) 492-1819