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Results of General Meeting

Oxford, UK – 6 January 2014: Oxford BioMedica plc (“Oxford BioMedica” or “the Company”) (LSE: OXB), the leading gene-based biopharmaceutical company, announced the results of its General Meeting held today in London.  In accordance with Listing Rule 9.6.18, the following resolution was passed at the meeting:

Resolution 1: THAT, the entry by the Company into the proposed secured Loan Facility of up to £5 million with Vulpes Life Sciences Fund, being a related party transaction for the purposes of the Listing Rules, be and is hereby approved.

The full text of the Shareholder Circular and the Notice of Meeting can be viewed by visiting the Company’s website at

Certified copies of the document setting out the above resolution passed at this General Meeting have been submitted to the National Storage Mechanism and will shortly be available for inspection at:

The results of the proxy voting in advance of the meeting are shown below.



Votes for


Votes at Chairman’s discretion


Votes at other proxy discretion


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Votes withheld


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About Oxford BioMedica

Oxford BioMedica (LSE:OXB) is a leading gene and cell therapy group focused on developing life changing treatments for serious diseases. Oxford BioMedica and its subsidiaries (the "Group") have built a sector leading lentiviral vector delivery platform (LentiVector®), which the Group leverages to develop in vivo and ex vivo products both in-house and with partners. The Group has created a valuable proprietary portfolio of gene and cell therapy product candidates in the areas of oncology, ophthalmology and CNS disorders. The Group has also entered into a number of partnerships, including with Novartis, Bioverativ, Sanofi, Axovant, Orchard Therapeutics, Boehringer Ingelheim/UK Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy Consortium/Imperial Innovations, GC LabCell and Immune Design, through which it has long-term economic interests in other potential gene and cell therapy products. Oxford BioMedica is based across several locations in Oxfordshire, UK and employs more than 320 people. Further information is available at

For further information please contact

Oxford BioMedica plc

John Dawson, Chief Executive Officer
Stuart Paynter, Chief Financial Officer
Sarah MacLeod, Head of Communications
Tel: +44 (0)1865 783 000

Financial and corporate communications enquiries:
Consilium Strategic Communications
Mary-Jane Elliott/Matthew Neal/Olivia Manser/Laura Thornton
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