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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Shareholder Meeting to be held on June 13, 2018 for Novus Therapeutics, Inc. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. To view the proxy statement and annual report, go to www.proxydocs.com/Nvus. To submit your proxy while visiting this site, you will need the 12 digit control number in the box below. Under new United States Securities and Exchange Commission rules, proxy materials do not have to be delivered in paper. Proxy materials can be distributed by making them available on the Internet. We have chosen to use these procedures for our 2018 Annual Meeting and need YOUR participation. If you want to receive a paper or e-mail copy of the proxy materials, you must request one. There is no charge to you for requesting a copy. In order to receive a paper package in time for this year’s annual meeting, please make this request on or before May 29, 2018. For a Convenient Way to vIEW Proxy Materials _ and _ vOTE Online go to: www.proxydocs.com/NvuS Proxy Materials Available to view or Receive: 1. Proxy Statement 2. Annual Report Printed materials may be requested by one of the following methods: TELEPHONE (866) 648-8133 *E-MAIL www.investorelections.com/NvuS INTERNET paper@investorelections.com * If requesting material by e-mail, please send You must use the 12 digit control number a blank e-mail with the 12 digit control number (located below) in the subject line. No otherlocated in the shaded gray box below. requests, instructions or other inquiries should be included with your e-mail requesting material. ACCOuNT NO. SHARES Company Notice of Annual Meeting Date: June 13, 2018 Time: 1:00 P.M. PST Place: The Island Hotel, 690 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, CA, 92660 The purpose of the Annual Meeting is to take action on the following proposals: The Board of Directors recommends that you vote “FOR” the following. 1. Election of Directors Nominees 01 Erez Chimovits 02 Cheryl L. Cohen The Board of Directors recommends that you vote “FOR” the following, and “3 YEARS” on proposal 6. 2. Ratification of the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as our Independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018.