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PURE Bioscience to Host Q3 Investor Conference Call June 10th, 2014 and Review Progress of SDC-Based Food Safety Solutions Strategy

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 3, 2014) - PURE Bioscience, Inc. ( OTCQB : PURE ), creator of the patented silver dihydrogen citrate (SDC) antimicrobial, today announced that the Company will host an investor conference call on Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 at 1:30pm PDT (4:30pm EDT).

In addition to discussion of fiscal third quarter 2014 results, the PURE management team will review the latest progress made in commercializing SDC as a food safety solution:

  • Quick Service Restaurants (QSRs) Status Update
    • Beta rollout to 650 units of a leading QSR chain
    • Three additional QSR chain tests recently initiated
  • Food Manufacturer and Processors Update
    • Review of market development and sales pipeline
  • FDA/USDA Applications for Direct Food Contact Update
    • U.S. regulatory review process of SDC as a processing aid for reduction of salmonella in poultry
    • Initial SDC testing status for poultry, meats and produce

The Participant Dial-In Number for the conference call is 1-412-902-6720. Participants should dial in to the call at least five minutes before 1:30pm PDT (4:30pm EDT) on June 10th, 2014. The call can also be accessed "live" online at: http://public.viavid.com/index.php?id=109386.

A replay of the webcast will be available on the Company's website (http://www.purebio.com/about/investor_relations). Also, a replay of the conference call will be available by dialing 1-877-870-5176 (international participants dial 1-858-384-5517) starting June 10th, 2014, at 7:30pm EDT through June 24th, 2014 at 11:59 pm EDT. Please use PIN Number 90610.

About PURE Bioscience, Inc.
PURE Bioscience, Inc. is focused on developing and commercializing our proprietary antimicrobial products that provide solutions to the health and environmental challenges of pathogen and hygienic control. Our technology platform is based on patented stabilized ionic silver, and our initial products contain silver dihydrogen citrate, or SDC. SDC is a broad-spectrum, non-toxic antimicrobial agent, which offers 24-hour residual protection and formulates well with other compounds. As a platform technology, SDC is distinguished from competitors in the marketplace because of its superior efficacy, reduced toxicity and the inability of bacteria to form a resistance to it. PURE is headquartered in El Cajon, California (San Diego metropolitan area). Additional information on PURE is available at www.purebio.com.

Forward-looking Statements
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