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ReNeuron records positive trial results for blindness disease treatment

Cell-based therapeutics developer ReNeuron Group said it had recorded successful results in a clinical trial of a treatment for the blindness-causing disease retinitis pigmentosa.

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Surgical Innovations switches product certification to Netherlands amid Brexit fears

Surgical Innovations, a technology supplier for minimally-invasive surgery, said it had reassigned its product certification to the Netherlands as a precaution against a possible no-deal...

Sainsbury's takeover of Asda in doubt after regulator raises 'extensive concerns'

J Sainsbury said it was disappointed with UK competition authorities as they found 'extensive competition concerns' with the supermarket giant's proposed takeover of rival Asda....

Diversified Gas & Oil agrees well retirement plan with state of Kentucky

Diversified Gas & Oil said it had entered into a five-year agreement with the Kentucky Department for Natural Resources setting out its well-asset retirement obligations...

Joe Anderson returns as CEO of Arix Bioscience

Arix Bioscience said it had re-appointed Joe Anderson as its chief executive after he performed a brief stint as chief investment officer.

Current executive chairman...

Asiamet Resources reports encouraging drilling results at Indonesia copper play

Asiamet Resources said drilling at its Beruang Kanan Main copper deposit in Indonesia had continued to intersect broad intervals of mineralisation with discrete high grades....

Arc Minerals raises capital to fund Zamsort copper play in Zambia

Arc Minerals said it had raised around £2.2m from a share issue to fund continuing exploration and development work at its Zamsort copper project in...

eServGlobal boosts average transaction values at HomeSend unit

Digital payments group eServGlobal said person-to-person remittance market unit HomeSend increased its average transaction value by 35% during the second half of 2018.

The jump...

Kropz compulsorily acquires outstanding Cominco shares

African producer of plant nutrient feed minerals Kropz said it had applied to compulsorily redeem any outstanding ordinary shares of Cominco.

Pursuant to the compulsory...

Duke Royalty provides financing to new partner Miriad Products

Alternative capital provider Duke Royalty said it had provided a £10m of royalty financing to the MRDB Holdings, which trades as Miriad Products.

Miriad was...