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Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Connetics Corporation -- CNCT
HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of all persons who purchased the publicly traded securities of Connetics Corporation (the "Company") (Nasdaq:CNCT) between June 28, 2004 and May 3, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period").
Alteon's alagebrium Indicates Protective Effect in Preclinical Diabetic Nephropathy Model
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Sept. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alteon Inc. (AMEX:ALT) announced today that the results of a preclinical study of alagebrium, a novel Advanced Glycosylation End-product (A.G.E.) breaker and Alteon's lead compound, expands existing evidence of the potential ability of alagebrium to reverse diabetic kidney disease. It also identifies a role for biomarkers that can be used to track drug effectiveness in anticipated clinical trials of alagebrium for diabetic nephropathy and diastolic heart failure. These results are published in the current issue of the American Journal of Nephrology (Am J Nephrol 2006;26:430-436).
Cornell Dubilier Electronics
Cornell Dubilier Announces the Launch of Its Newly Executed Capacitor Website
LIBERTY, S.C., Sept. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cornell Dubilier announces its newly executed capacitor website, www.cde.com. It features one-click access to ten technical papers, three capacitor life-temperature calculators, a new thermal modeling applet and one-click access to capacitor types by dielectric, application, or type letters. Advanced parametric search pulls up individual ratings, links to data sheets, Cornell Dubilier and distributor stock. Application Guides and Product Selector Guides make it easy to steer you through Cornell Dubilier's eight major dielectrics and more than 220 capacitor types.
Execute Sports, Inc.
Execute Sports Inc. Announces Mid-Quarter Conference Call Update
SAN DIEGO, Sept. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Execute Sports, Inc. (OTCBB:EXCS) announced today that it will host a conference call next Thursday, September 28 at 1:30 Pacific Time to discuss the Company's business, year-to-date highlights and to provide an opportunity for Q&A with the management team, President, Todd Pitcher and Chief Executive Officer, Todd Hahn.
BETTERHEALTH Global (USA), Inc.
BETTERHEALTH Global (USA) and US MedTrans, Inc. Enter Marketing Agreement
WEST CHESTER, Pa., Sept. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- BETTERHEALTH Global (USA), Inc. today at the Montana Healthcare Convention, held in Helena, MT, announced the signing of a marketing and support agreement for its electronic health record system, BETTERHEALTH record(tm), with US MedTrans.
Nord Resources Corporation
Nord Resources Announces Annual Meeting of Stockholders
TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mr. Ronald Hirsch, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Nord Resources Corporation (Pink Sheets:NRDS), announced that the Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the "Annual Meeting") of Nord Resources Corporation (the "Company") has been scheduled to take place on October 18, 2006, at 10:00 a.m. (Mountain Time) at the Company's executive offices, located at 1 West Wetmore Road, Suite 203, Tucson, Arizona, 85705.