September 15, 2016 – (Caladrius) – “Caladrius Biosciences, Inc. (“Caladrius” or the “Company”), a cell therapy company combining an industry-leading development and manufacturing services provider through its subsidiary PCT, LLC a Caladrius Company™ (“PCT”) with a select therapeutic development pipeline, today announced that on September 14, 2016, it entered into Securities Purchase Agreements with several accredited investors for the sale of 4,449,153 shares of its common stock in private placements of $21 million. Caladrius has a pre-existing relationship with each of these investors, including its now largest institutional shareholder and its strategic collaborator, Sanford Health (“Sanford”), one of the largest health systems in the United States. The private placements were priced at $4.72 per share of common stock, which represented the closing price of the Company’s common stock on September 13, 2016. These private placements do not include any stock purchase warrants or any future price adjustments. Sanford, which includes Sanford Research, a non-profit research organization focused on finding a cure for type 1 diabetes, agreed to invest $5 million in this transaction.” Read Full Press Release