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Nanotechnology Research from Sweden Highlighted at BIO2003 in Washington
UPPSALA, Sweden, June 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The future is expected to open doors to new biotech applications, including creating structures the size of molecules and sub-cellular particles. A session at BIO2003 will present a panel of leading European scientists discussing the opportunities and challenges revealed by these new nano-machines and nano-tools for analysis of single molecules. This new wave of technology, including nano-tubes, nano-containers and novel approaches in drug targeting are areas were several Swedish and Swiss scientists in academic research and in companies are active. The Nanotechnology session is chaired by Associate Professor Magnus Malmqvist, Senior Partner in Bioventia.
The Sting of Chance -- New Thriller Tells How One Man's Chance Meeting Throws Him into the World of Drugs, Fraud, Murder
MOBILE, Ala., June 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dan Riley hops on a state highway out of Mobile, Ala. Headed for Cullman, Ala., he's on his way to celebrate the death of a man who caused him much grief a decade before. What was going to be a simple trip turned into an encounter that gets him deeply involved in the dark world of every-thing from drug smuggling to murder. In his new suspense thriller, The Cowkiller (now available through 1stBooks), author Ted Dority tells Dan's twisted, unexpected journey down a dangerous path.