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Elekta Will Supply UC Davis Cancer Center Radiation Oncology with The Next Generation Radiation Treatment System
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The University of California Davis Cancer Center, Radiation Oncology (Sacramento, Calif. USA), recently ordered an Elekta Synergy(TM) system, the world's first radiation treatment system with an integrated 3D imaging system that will enable doctors to obtain cone beam CT images of patients just before their treatment. This capability will allow physicians to visualize tumors at the point of treatment to more precisely target tumors with radiation beams. UC Davis's department of radiation oncology will accept delivery of the Elekta Synergy(TM) in 2004.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Corporation: Mindoro Nickel Project MPSA Reinstated
LONDON, March 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew") ("Crew") (TSE:CRU) (OSE:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) (Other OTC:CRUGF): Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew") is pleased to report that its Philippine affiliate Aglubang Mining Corp has received notification that a resolution, issued by the Office of the President has been released, revoking and setting aside the cancellation of its MPSA (Mineral Production-Sharing Agreement) docketed as No. 167-2000-IV. The resolution effectively reinstates fully the MPSA and title to the property and re-emphasizes that issues regarding the implementation of the MPSA must be resolved under the terms of this agreement. The response of the Office of the President is a clear and strong signal of the change in attitude of the Government of the Philippines towards mining, from that of tolerance to active promotion and acknowledges the MPSA as a tool for investment protection.