Summit Corporation PLC : Result of AGM
Summit Corporation plc
('Summit' or 'the Company')
RESULT OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Oxford, UK, 18 July 2012 - Summit (AIM: SUMM), a UK drug discovery company, announces the result of its Annual General Meeting ('AGM') that was held today. Of the seven resolutions that that were proposed to shareholders, all were duly passed. The results of the proxy votes lodged in advance of the AGM are now available from the Investors section of Summit's website.
In addition, a presentation and accompanying statement given by the Chief Executive Officer, Glyn Edwards, is available from the Investors section of the Company's website.
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For more information, please contact:
Glyn Edwards / Richard Pye
| Tel: +44 (0)1235 443 939 |
|Singer Capital Markets |
(Nominated Adviser and Joint broker)
Shaun Dobson / Claes Spång
Tel: +44 (0)203 205 7500
Claire Louise Noyce / Deepak Reddy
Tel: +44 (0)207 947 4350
(Financial public relations, UK)
Tel: +44 (0)7879 458 364
Notes to Editors
Summit is an Oxford, UK based drug discovery Company with a portfolio of drug programme assets and a drug discovery platform called Seglin(TM) technology. Summit's programme portfolio consists of a number of drug programmes targeting high-value areas of unmet medical need including Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, C. difficile infection and a group of neurodegenerative diseases called tauopathies. Summit is listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange and trades under the ticker symbol SUMM. Further information is available at www.summitplc.com.
Forward Looking Statements
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