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Galapagos Enters Into Discovery Collaboration With Idenix for Infectious Disease Programs
MECHELEN, Belgium, Nov. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Galapagos NV (Euronext:GLPG) (LSE:GLPG) announced today that it has entered into a collaboration with Idenix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:IDIX) on selected hepatitis and HIV infectious disease programs. Pursuant to the collaboration, Galapagos' service division BioFocus will supply its proprietary SoftFocus(r) chemical compound collections to Idenix and provide expertise in the design and synthesis of biologically-directed compound collections. In addition, BioFocus will provide hit-to-lead and lead optimisation services. The entire discovery contract collaboration is worth up to $2.5 million over two years.
OMX Divests its Australian Banks and Brokers Business to GBST
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- On August 31, 2005 OMX announced plans to sharpen its focus on marketplaces (exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories) through a divestment of its technology business targeting banks and brokerage firms.
PracticeXpert Targets to File 10QSB by Friday, November 25, 2005
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Nov. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PracticeXpert, Inc. (OTCBB:PXPT), today announced that it intends to file its Form 10QSB quarterly report to the Securities and Exchange Commission for the period ended September 30, 2005 by or on November 25, 2005. This filing was due on Monday, November 21, 2005 and the company had previously planned to file today. However, due to unforeseen circumstances the Company was unable to complete the filing as planned. In keeping with market regulations, until such time as the Company has completed the filing, the OTC Bulletin Board trading system may attach the letter "e" to PracticeXpert's ticker symbol.
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Pacific Financial Appoints President to Card Service Division
LODI, Calif., Nov. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific Financial Solutions, Inc. (Pink Sheets:PFUO), a leader in providing cashless ATM and wireless POS devices featuring Pacific's Point-of-Banking (PBT) terminal technology, Merchant Processing and stored-value cards, announced today the appointment of Fred Rackers as President of its Pacific Card Services, Inc. division. For the past two years, Mr. Rackers has served as Consultant on Staff at GlobalCash, Inc., responsible for business development, contract negotiations, and project development for stored value programs and spearheaded all sales and marketing efforts for the nationwide bank cash depository program offered by GlobalCash. GlobalCash was recently acquired by Pacific Financial.
Adsero Commences Re-Alignment of Business
MONTREAL, Nov. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ADSERO Corp. ("Adsero") (OTCBB:ADSO), a North American leader in the printer cartridge remanufacturing industry, today announced a third quarter net loss of $822,690, after one-time charges of approximately $312,000 related to changes in its business. The loss from operations was $211,704 and EBITDA was approximately $15,000 after adjusting for the one-time charges.
Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP
Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP, Representing Shareholders of Tempur-Pedic International Inc., Announces Update to Shareholder Lawsuit -- TPX
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP -- representing shareholders of Tempur-Pedic International Inc. -- announces 13 days remaining to move to be a lead plaintiff in the shareholder lawsuit. All persons and institutions who purchased securities of Tempur-Pedic International, Inc. ("Tempur-Pedic" or the "Company") (NYSE:TPX) between April 22, 2005 and September 19, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period"), may move the Court not later than December 6, 2005, to serve as lead plaintiff; however, you must meet certain legal requirements.
Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP
Investors Encouraged to Contact Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP -- Representing Shareholders of Interlink Electronics Inc. -- For Information Concerning Shareholder Lawsuit -- LINKE
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP - representing shareholders of Interlink Electronics Inc. - announces a January 17, 2006, deadline to file motions for appointment as lead plaintiff in the shareholder lawsuit. All persons and institutions who purchased securities of Interlink Electronics Inc. ("Interlink" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:LINKE) between April 24, 2003 and November 1, 2005 (the "Class Period"), may move the Court not later than January 17, 2006, to serve as lead plaintiff, however, you must meet certain legal requirements.