What's Happening With Addex Therapeutics Shares Today

  • Addex Therapeutics Ltd ADXN shares are surging after reducing the nominal value of its issued, authorized, and conditional share capital from CHF 1.00 to CHF 0.01 following the expiration of a period of two months after the third creditor call in The Swiss Gazette of Commerce under article 732 of Swiss Code of Obligations.
  • The revised nominal value of CHF0.01 is expected to become effective on the SIX Swiss Exchange on July 26.
  • The company also provided a corporate update, including a review of its pipeline and financial guidance.
  • The company ended 1H with a cash balance of CHF 8.8 million that can fund its operations until the end of 2022.
  • Last month, Addex terminated the development of dipraglurant in levodopa-induced dyskinesia associated with Parkinson's disease (PD-LID) due to slow recruitment and high costs to continue the same.
  • Now the company is discussing with potential partners to restart Phase 2 study dipraglurant in PD-LID or an alternative indication, including pain, substance use disorders (SUD), neurodevelopmental disorders, and stroke.
  • In parallel, Addex is looking forward to the data from the ADX71149 Phase 2 epilepsy study in Q4 FY22 conducted by Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Johnson and Johnson JNJ company.
  • GABA B PAM partnership with Indivior is currently in the clinical candidate selection phase with IND enabling studies expected to be initiated in Q1 of 2023 for SUD.
  • Price Action: ADXN shares are up 142% at $2.23 during the market session on the last check Thursday.
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