PreveCeutical - Now Accepts Bitcoin as a Payment Method
Vancouver, British Columbia: PreveCeutical Medical Inc. (the “Company” or “PreveCeutical”) (CSE: PREV, OTCQB: PRVCF, FSE: 18H), is pleased to announce that the Company will now accept Bitcoin as payment for the Company’s CELLB9® product. The Company will process Bitcoin payments through BitPay, Inc.
Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency which was introduced in 2009. Since its introduction, Bicton has gained rapid popularity and entered the mainstream as the Canadian and international markets have demonstrated a move towards greater blockchain adoption.
PreveCeutical made the decision to accept Bitcoin payments as a result of several customers that inquired whether they could use their coins to purchase CELLB9®. PreveCeutical is excited to leverage blockchain technology in order provide users with a wider variety of payment options and the Company is confident that it is able to integrate Bitcoin payments in a financial beneficial manner.
Stephen Van Deventer, Chairman and CEO stated, “I’m pleased to bring Bitcoin as a new payment option to our customers. Accepting Bitcoin will allow us to receive both local and international payments with ease and without third-party interruptions.”
About PreveCeutical Medical Inc.
PreveCeutical Medical Inc. is a health sciences company that develops innovative preventive therapies utilizing organic and nature identical products.
PreveCeutical aims to be a leader in preventive health sciences and currently has five research and development programs, including: dual gene therapy for curative and prevention therapies for diabetes and obesity; a Sol-gel platform for nose to brain delivery of medical compounds including cannabinoids; Nature Identical™ peptides for treatment of various ailments; non-addictive analgesic peptides as a replacement to highly addictive analgesics such as morphine, fentanyl and oxycodone; and a therapeutic product for treating athletes who suffer from concussions (mild traumatic brain injury).
PreveCeutical sells CELLB9®, an Immune System Booster. CELLB9® is an oral solution containing polarized and potentiated essential minerals extracted from a novel peptide obtained from Caribbean Blue Scorpion venom.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
“Stephen Van Deventer”
Chairman & CEO
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Director of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations
Forward Looking Statements:
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