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Arecor Therapeutics PLC (AIM:AREC) said its ultra-concentrated, rapid acting insulin formulation hit all its primary goals in a phase I clinical trial.

Open Orphan PLC (AIM:ORPH, FRA:CRO) has signed a GBP5.7mln contract for a challenge study for a biotech company developing an anti-flu treatment.

Supermarket Income REIT PLC (LSE:SUPR) has acquired six supermarkets for a total purchase price of GBP113.1mln, including Marks & Spencer as a tenant for the first time.

IXICO PLC (AIM:IXI, FRA:PYPB, OTC:PHYOF), the AI-driven brain imaging specialist, said it has been awarded a new contract by an existing unnamed US biopharmaceutical client worth more than US$500,000 over 12 months.

Shanta Gold Ltd announced its first indicated resource for the West Kenya project following its Phase 1 exploration programme.

Panther Metals PLC (LSE:PALM) has engaged Niigaani Drilling Incorporated of Thunder Bay, Canada, to undertake the company’s planned drilling programme at its 100% owned Dotted Lake property in Ontario, Canada.

Gore Street Energy Storage Fund PLC (LSE:GSF) has acquired a 57MW construction-ready energy storage project in Leicester, England.

Keywords Studios PLC (AIM:KWS, FRA:KS3, OTC:KYYWF) has announced the appointment of Bertrand Bodson as the company’s new chief executive officer, effective from the start of December.

Caerus Mineral Resources PLC (LSE:CMRS) has approved a wide-ranging dump assessment programme on its Kalavasos project in Cyprus, following positive assay results that returned significant copper and gold grades. Representative samples have already been forwarded to Jubilee Metals Group for preliminary test work and larger bulk samples have, based on recent assay data, been collected for dispatch.

Guild Esports PLC (LSE:GILD, OTC:GULDF, FRA:GU0) announced it has signed an all-women top-tier team to compete in Valorant, a 5v5 multiplayer tactical shooter game.

Oncimmune Holdings PLC (AIM:ONC, FRA:OCY) said it has signed an autoantibody profiling agreement with a global pharmaceutical company to evaluate the autoantibody profiles of patient samples in various autoimmune diseases.

Bezant Resources PLC (AIM:BZT, FRA:BN5) said the Minemba prospect, within the Kalengwa exploration project in Zambia, has considerable potential following its evaluation of assay results and geophysics data.

Bluerock Diamonds PLC (AIM:BRD) lost GBP538,000 on turnover of GBP2.8mln in the six months to June 2021, a significant narrowing of the GBP1.5mln loss returned for the comparable period in 2020.

Applied Graphene Materials PLC (AIM:AGM, FRA:94A, OTCQB:APGMF), the producer of specialty graphene nanoplatelet dispersions, has launched to market four further customer products enhanced with AGM’s graphene nanoplatelets. The new customers do not wish to be named for commercial reasons.

SourceBio International PLC (AIM:SBI) said the planned changes to England’s international travel rules and COVID-19 testing requirements are likely to have an impact on expected revenues this year.

Jade Road Investments Ltd (AIM:JADE, FRA:1CP0) chairman John Crofts said the company’s portfolio had “weathered the pandemic storm” in the first half of the year as it continued to be repositioned by investment manager Harmony Capital.

Mirriad Advertising PLC (AIM:MIRI, FRA:8WQ, OTCQX:MMDDF) signed an exclusive partnership agreement with Influential, giving Mirriad access to the fast-growing and extensive influencer marketing sector.

DeepVerge PLC (AIM:DVRG, FRA:4RG) said Modern Water, its environmental division, will be the leading sponsor at the Reuters IMPACT virtual global conference on climate change on 4-7 October 2021.

Eurasia Mining PLC (AIM:EUA, FRA:EUH) will raise GBP11mln through a private placement with institutional investors to help fund a previously announced joint venture with Russian state-owned company Rosgeo.


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