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Avantair, Inc. to Present At the Kaufman Bros. 10th Annual Investor Conference
CLEARWATER, Fla., Aug. 28, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Avantair, Inc. (OTCBB:AAIR) (OTCBB:AAIRU) (OTCBB:AAIRW) ("Avantair"), the only publicly traded stand-alone fractional operator and the exclusive provider of fractional shares in the Avanti P.180 aircraft, will present at the Kaufman Bros. 10th Annual Investor Conference being held September 5 and 6, 2007 at the W Hotel Lexington Avenue in New York, NY.
Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation
Medicis and Hyperion Therapeutics Announce Strategic Collaboration
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 28, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Medicis (NYSE:MRX) and Hyperion Therapeutics, Inc. ("Hyperion") today announced a strategic collaboration between Hyperion and Medicis' subsidiary, Ucyclyd Pharma, Inc. ("Ucyclyd"), pursuant to which Hyperion will be responsible for the ongoing research and development of a compound referred to as "GT4P" for the treatment of Urea Cycle Disorder ("UCD"), Hepatic Encephalopathies ("HE") and other indications, and additional indications for AMMONUL(R) (sodium phenylacetate/sodium benzoate) (collectively, the "Research Projects").
HealthSport Hits the Social Scene With Imperial Boogie to Market Fix Hangover Strips
AMHERST, N.Y., Aug. 28, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HealthSport, Inc. (OTCBB:HSPO) announces the official release date of its new product, Fix(tm) Hangover Strips, on October 1, 2007 (http://www.fixstrips.com). The new product utilizes the thin film drug active delivery technology developed and manufactured by InnoZen, Inc. Cooley Nutraceuticals, Inc. invented the hangover product and has awarded an exclusive sales license for all U.S. distribution and U.S. and international marketing rights to Imperial Boogie, L.L.C. (http://www.imperialboogie.net).
News of China, Inc.
News of China, Inc.'s New China Subsidiary Begins Operation
MONTREAL, Aug. 28, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- News of China Inc. (OTCBB:NWCH), an online financial media for researching China-based publicly traded companies, today announced the completion of the registration with the local Commerce and Industry Bureau for the new subsidiary in Beijing, China. The new subsidiary will act as a regional center for the company's consulting business.
ChinaCast Education Corporation
ChinaCast Education Corporation Opens Eight Daily English Language Training Centers in Beijing
BEIJING, Aug. 28, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ChinaCast Education Corporation (OTCBB:CEUC), one of China's leading e-learning and training services providers to educational institutions, government agencies and corporate enterprises, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, ChinaCast Language Training Education Technology Limited ("CLET"), recently established eight Daily English language training centers in Beijing to provide high-end conversational English language training courses to adults and corporate customers.