China Nuokang Bio-Pharmaceutical Inc. Announces Change in CFO

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BEIJING, June 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Nuokang Bio-Pharmaceutical Inc. (Nasdaq:NKBP) ("Nuokang" or the "Company"), a leading China-based biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development, manufacture, marketing and sales of hospital-based medical products, today announced that Robert Tianruo Pu, the chief financial officer of the Company, has tendered his resignation for personal reasons, effective June 30, 2012. Felix Chungfai Wong, currently the Company's finance director, will replace Mr. Pu to serve as the chief financial officer. Upon his resignation, Mr. Pu will remain with the Company as a consultant.

"Mr. Pu has made significant contributions to Nuokang's growth and development since he joined in September 2008. We thank him for his leadership and dedication to the Company. We wish him all the best in his future endeavors," commented Mr. Baizhong Xue, the Company's chairman and chief executive officer.

Felix Chungfai Wong joined Nuokang in February 2012 as its finance director. Mr. Wong has three decades of experience in finance, management and accounting in the U.S. and Greater China. He joined Nuokang from ITT Corporation, a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange, where he held various senior financial management positions. Prior to that, he held various senior finance positions across a broad range of industries, including finance manager of Roche (China) Investment Ltd., one of the world's leading pharmaceutical and diagnostics firms. He also has a decade of auditing experience in large multinational accounting firms in Hong Kong and Singapore. Mr. Wong graduated from the Accountancy Faculty of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and is a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales.

About China Nuokang Bio-Pharmaceutical Inc.

China Nuokang Bio-Pharmaceutical Inc. (Nasdaq:NKBP) is a leading biopharmaceutical company in China focused on the research, development, manufacture, marketing and sales of hospital-based medical products. The Company provides a diversified portfolio of products across more than 4,200 hospitals in China. Nuokang's principal products include (1) Baquting®, China's leading hemocoagulase product by market share, (2) Kaitong®, a lipid emulsion alprostadil product for the treatment of peripheral vascular diseases, cardiocerebral microcirculation disorders and post-surgery thrombosis, and (3) Alpha Lipoic Acid Capsule, or ALA, an antioxidant product that addresses diabetic neuropathy. The Company's product pipeline includes product candidates under development in hematological, cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention. Please visit for more information.

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China Nuokang Bio-Pharmaceutical Inc.
Mr. Steven Duan
Vice President of Investor Relations

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