In Case You Missed It: A bumper brain cancer trial and solid lithium hits
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Stockhead’s In-Case-You-Missed-It highlights today’s most interesting small cap stories that might have slipped beneath your radar.
Below is a wrap of the top 20 performing stocks, by percentage, which made announcements today.
Chimeric Therapeutics (ASX:CHM) has reported positive new data for its Phase 1A CLTX CAR T brain cancer clinical trial. The treatment was reportedly well tolerated, with no dose-limiting toxicities.
Wildcat Resources (ASX:WC8) has hit 85m at 1.5% Li2O from 133m at its Tabba Tabba project in WA.
Terrain Minerals (ASX:TMX) has spotted clay-hosted gallium mineralisation across its Lort River rare earths project.
Immutep (ASX:IMM) also released positive clinical data from the TACTI-002/KEYNOTE-798 Phase II trial evaluating its lead drug, eftilagimod alpha (efti), which showed promising overall survival and overall response rate.
And Walkabout Resources (ASX:WKT) has appointed a new MD in Andrew Cunningham.
Riversgold’s (ASX:RGL) maiden drilling has intersected 4m at 1.27% Li2O from 97m, including 1m at 2.44% Li2O from 98m at the Earl Grey east prospect at Mt Holland.
Initial head grades averaging 1,790ppm lithium – about 34% higher than the resource grade of 1,340ppm – have been received from metallurgical samples at Jindalee Resources (ASX:JRL) McDermitt lithium project in Oregon, USA.
Heavy Rare Earths (ASX:HRE) has announced a sizeable Exploration Target at its Cowalinya clay-hosted rare earths project in WA of 280-1,390 Mt at 330-1,330 ppm Total Rare Earth Oxides (TREO).
Thrive Tribe Technologies (ASX:1TT) has announced three new key leadership hires in head of product Alana Gibbs, head of marketing Natalie Thursfield and head of brand Alexandra Thursfield.
Spartan Resources (ASX:SPR) has logged visible gold 130m below the deepest previous assays at the game-changing Never Never discovery, part of its Dalgaranga gold project in WA.
Fin Resources’ (ASX:FIN) maiden fieldwork program at the Ross lithium project in Canada has discovered at least five pegmatite bodies along strike of Nemaska Lithium Corporation’s 36.6 Mt at 1.3% Li20 Whabouchi lithium deposit in the James Bay region.
Botala Energy (ASX:BTE) has completed the second pilot well of project Pitse ahead of time and on budget.
Southern Cross Gold (ASX:SXG) has reported a hit of 331m at 6.8 g/t gold at its Sunday Creek project in Victoria.
Antilles Gold (ASX:AAU) has flagged up to 37.54 g/t gold and 7.86% copper from the latest five diamond drill holes at its El Pilar project in Cuba – which will be included in geological modelling to establish a maiden resource for the Nueva Sabana mine.
Anson Resources (ASX:ASN) says subsidiary UV1 minerals is fast tracking drilling after consolidating the 8.5km interpreted uranium mineralised trend across its Yellow Cat project in Utah, USA.
Dynamic Metals (ASX:DYM) is planning to kick off phase 2 drilling at its Widgiemooltha and Lake Percy project before the end of the year after the latest round did not intersect the basal contact – which is a critical component in localising nickel mineralisation.
And Optiscan (ASX:OIL) has announced a new COO in Brendan Fafiani.
At Stockhead we tell it like it is. While Riversgold, Norfolk Metals, EZZ Life Science, Heavy Rare Earths, First Lithium, Latin Resources, Thrive Tribe Technologies, Spartan Resources, Fin Resources, Botala Energy, Southern Cross Gold, Antilles Gold, Anson Resources, Dynamic Metals, and Optiscan are Stockhead advertisers, they did not sponsor this article.