This is a correction of the announcement 2276R from 7.00 on 18.08.2010. Reason for the correction: the number of shares acquired for each director was incorrect. The corrected version is set out below.
Cyprotex PLC ("Cyprotex" or the "Company")
Macclesfield, UK - Cyprotex PLC (LSE: CRX), a Contract Research Organisation (CRO) specialising in the preclinical ADME assessment of drug candidates, was informed on 17 August 2010 that certain directors acquired ordinary shares of 0.1 pence each in the Company ("Ordinary Shares") on 17 August 2010. Details of the dealings are set out below: