Very high level of participation in Active Biotech's warrants programme for personnel


More than 70% of the company's employees has subscribed for warrants in response to the programme offered to Active Biotech's personnel. Subscriptions have been received for a total of approximately 280,000 warrants. The warrants entitle holders to acquire one B share in Active Biotech for a subscription price of SEK 332 during the period 25 November, 2001 to 25 February, 2003.

Lund, July 2 1998

Bo Håkansson
Managing Director