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Pharmexa: Interim Report for the First 9 Months of the Financial Year 2002
HOERSHOLM, Denmark, Nov. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Summary: Pharmexa (Other OTC:PMXAY) made important progress in Q3. Based on positive results from the clinical phase I/II trial soon to be completed, Pharmexa has decided to proceed to clinical phase II with the HER-2 AutoVac(TM)DNA pharmaccine against breast cancer. In the HER-2 AutoVac(TM) Protein programme, the company expects to file an IND application in Q1 2003 to start a clinical phase I/II trial in the United States. Research and development costs were DKK 121.2 million, which was in line with expectations, and the company maintains its financial forecast for the full year.
Nocom Receives Major Order for Host Computer Access
UPPSALA, Sweden, Nov. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nocom AB (publ) (Stockholm:NOCMb) has signed a larger agreement pertaining to the delivery of products and services for host computer access via thin clients. The agreement encompasses licenses for WRQ Reflection for the Web, and a one-year service and support agreement. The total value of the order is approximately SEK 4.4 million.
Boss Media Launches a New Product at the World Lottery Association Congress in Adelaide and is Accepted as an Associate Member of the World Lottery Association
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Boss Media (Other OTC:BMDIF) (Stockholm:BOSS) is this week launching a new gaming product, Interactive Video Terminals (IVT), at the World Lottery Association Congress in Adelaide. IVT is a new solution for physical gaming machines, providing them with Internet-based software from Boss Media instead of using the traditional mechanical systems. IVT will be able to be used, for example, at casinos, on cruise ships or by traditional gaming machine operators. IVT will enable gaming operators to change games by simply pressing a button, e.g. to offer Bingo in the daytime and Roulette at night and to adapt games according to demand without the need to invest in new machines. Another advantage is that the IVT system provides immediate gaming statistics and other real-time information, making it possible for operators to increase their profitability. Boss Media is aiming at implementing the first pilot installation in the second quarter of 2003. Boss Media's management expects IVT to be an important business area for the Company in the future.
HolidayPak: Audubon Birds From Wild Republic Make Perfect Gifts
CLEVELAND, Nov. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- (PRIMEPAK FEATURE) This holiday season, Audubon Birds by Wild Republic are expected to be popular items because of their increasing collectibility among consumers. Developed in partnership with Audubon, with authentic birdcalls recorded by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, these plush beanbag birds come in a variety of fun sizes, ranging from a unique 3" mini-clip size, popular 5" size and 11" Water Birds. You can choose from a collection of 36 Audubon Birds -- ranging from popular Backyard Birds to exotic Tropical Birds to majestic Birds of Prey -- all with authentic birdcalls from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
Semcon Signs an Agreement with ABB in Olofstrom
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Nov. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Semcon (Stockholm:SEMC) and ABB's business areas for the auto and manufacturing industry in Olofstrom have joined forces in respect of construction and manufacturing. Semcon will be the Preferred Supplier in the areas of construction and manufacturing for the auto industry production equipment, known as Body-in-White and Press Automation.