SOURCE: Acambis PLC

July 08, 2005 05:36 ET

Acambis plc announces Statement re: Press Comment

Cambridge, UK -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 8, 2005 --Acambis plc

Comment on press speculation

The board of Acambis plc notes press speculation that the Company is in discussions about the acquisition of a significant vaccines business. The board confirms that discussions have taken place although they are not currently ongoing.

                  This information is provided by RNS
            The company news service from the London Stock Exchange