Unaudited Interim Results for the six month period to 31st October 2010

Scancell Holdings plc, the developer of therapeutic cancer and infectious disease vaccines based on its patented Immunobody® platform, is pleased to announce the interim results for the six month period ended 31st October 2010.


  • Successful progression of SCIB1, Scancell's lead vaccine for melanoma, which entered clinical trials in June 2010
  • Raised £2.5 million in April 2010 with new and current shareholders
  • Moved from PLUS to AIM in July 2010
  • Secured licensing agreements with:
    • the National Institutes of Health (an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services); and
    • Cancer Research Technology Ltd (Cancer Research UK's commercialisation and development arm)
  • Entered strategic collaborations with:
    • ImmuneRegen BioSciences, Inc.®; and
    • immatics biotechnologies GmbH

Post-period Highlights:

  • Four patients recruited to date for the clinical trials
  • Approval obtained to open a fourth UK patient recruitment site and to expand the patient population in the Phase I part of the study, to include all patients with Stage III and Stage IV malignant melanoma
  • Escalation of the dose and recruitment of the next group of patients in SCIB1 trial approved by the Cohort Review Committee

For further information contact:

Scancell Holdings Plc
Professor Lindy Durrant
+ 44 (0)207 245 1100

Hansard Communications
Kirsty Corcoran/Adam Reynolds
+44 (0)207 245 1100

Zeus Capital - Nominated Adviser/Joint Broker
Ross Andrews/Tom Rowley
+ 44 (0)161 831 1512

Matrix Corporate Capital LLP - Joint Broker
Robert Naylor/Stephen Waterman

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