Evgen Pharma PLC (LONEVG) has announced progress for its lead asset on two fronts in the field of cancer. In the US, it has applied to the Food & Drug Administration for orphan drug status for SFX-01 in the area of glioma, a brain cancer with a very poor prognosis. A separate announcement, meanwhile, revealed that SFX-01 shows some very early promise as a potential leukaemia treatment.
Caerus Mineral Resources Plc (LON:CMRS) and Jubilee Metals Group (LON:JLP) have committed to an immediate pilot sampling and investigation programme at Caerus’s portfolio of copper-gold assets in Cyprus.
Pan African Resources PLC (LON:PAF) reported a 12.3% increase in gold production to 201,608 ounces for the year to end June 2021, boosted by underground operations at its Barberton and Evander mines in South Africa.
Oracle Power PLC (LON:ORCP) told investors it believes its two gold projects in Western Australia, Northern Zone and Jundee East, could each deliver significant shareholder value over the medium term.
Zephyr Energy Plc (LON:ZPHR) has kicked off the drilling of the State 16-2LN-CC appraisal well ahead of schedule.
Bushveld Minerals Limited (LON:BMN) gave notice that its annual general meeting (AGM) will be held in Guernsey on 5 August.
Mode Global Holdings PLC (LSE:MODE) announces that it will hold an investor presentation with a questions and answers session after its AGM annual on 27 July at 12pm BST via video conference. Chief executive Ryan Moore and chairman Jonathan Rowland will host the presentation, covering highlights from 2020 and future plans.
FastForward Innovations Ltd (LON:FFWD) said its change of name to Seed Innovations Limited will take effect from 8am on Wednesday 14 July with its ticker changing to SEED but the ISIN and SEDOL codes remaining the same.