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Wednesday 04 April, 2007

VASTox plc

Notice of Results

VASTox plc
04 April 2007

                                   VASTox plc
                          ('VASTox' or 'the Company')


                         Notice of Preliminary Results


Oxford, UK, 4 April 2007 - VASTox plc (AIM: VOX) announces that it will release
its preliminary results for the financial year ended 31 January 2007 on 29 May
2007.


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For more information, please contact:


VASTox

Steven Lee, PhD, Chief Executive Officer                Tel: +44 (0)1235 443951

Darren Millington, Chief Financial Officer


Citigate Dewe Rogerson

Mark Swallow / David Dible / Valerie Auffray            Tel: +44 (0)207 638 9571


About VASTox plc


VASTox is a leading UK biotechnology company that discovers and develops
proprietary new drugs. The Company's internal drug development programmes are
underpinned by its advanced chemistry and drug screening (chemical genomics)
technology platforms, which it also provides on a collaborative or
fee-for-service basis to the pharmaceutical industry.



VASTox has a broad range of drug discovery programmes in the clinical,
pre-clinical and discovery stages of development, which target serious diseases
with a high unmet medical need. These therapeutic areas include neuro-disorders
(neurodegenerative and neuromuscular), anti-infectives, ophthalmic diseases,
oncology and regenerative medicines.


VASTox's in-house drug development capabilities combine world-class expertise in
both medicinal and carbohydrate chemistry with high-volume, high-content
screening using its proprietary zebrafish and fruitfly technologies (chemical
genomics). These whole organism screens have the potential to dramatically
decrease the time and cost of drug discovery and development by delivering data
that are highly predictive of the efficacy and toxicity of potential drug
compounds in humans.


The company listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange in October
2004 - symbol: VOX


Further information about the company is available at www.vastox.com


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