NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – VistaGen Therapeutics, a developer of bioassays for drug rescue projects, has signed a strategic financing agreement that will bring in proceeds of $36 million.

Under the agreement, VistaGen will provide 72 million shares of its restricted common stock at $.50 per share to the European subsidiary of Bergamo Acquisition Corp. The deal will provide Bergamo with a majority stake in VistaGen, which currently has around 20 million shares outstanding.

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