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Bodelin Launches ProScopeTV
SEATTLE, Aug. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bodelin Technologies, makers of The ProScope USB digital microscope, is now shipping the long awaited ProScopeTV for connection to any NTSC or PAL video monitor.
Cygnus eTransactions Group, Inc.
Bronx Zoo, New York Aquarium Launch Cygnus' eTicketing
ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cygnus eTransactions Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CYGT) today announced that it has launched a new online ticketing system for the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS). Tickets are now available at bronxzoo.com and nyaquarium.com. Consumers can purchase tickets for the Bronx Zoo and the New York Aquarium and print their tickets immediately. The eTicketing system utylizes Cygnus' ceShop(tm) eCommerce engine and Print@Home ceTicket(r) technology.
Crucell and DSM Announce PER.C6 Licensing Agreement with Chiron
LEIDEN, Netherlands, Aug. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch biotechnology company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) and allied contract manufacturer DSM Biologics announced today that they have signed a PER.C6(R) research license agreement for recombinant protein production with Chiron Corporation. This new agreement allows Chiron to evaluate the PER.C6(R) cell line for use in the manufacturing of Chiron's prophylactic hepatitis C vaccine, which is currently in phase I clinical trials.
Medicover Acquires Polish Laboratory Business Based in Lodz
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Medicover has acquired a Polish laboratory business, Laboratorium Medyczne "Eurolab" Sp. z o.o. for an undisclosed amount. Eurolab is a large, quality accredited laboratory located in Lodz, central Poland. Fredrik Ragmark, Medicover's Managing Director stated that, "Medicover is extending its human diagnostic laboratory activities in Poland building on the base that has been established over the last 2 years. We will see further synergies coming from this acquisition and a strengthening of the operational resources of Synevo. We expect to see further acquisition and expansion opportunities in the coming 12 to 18 months." The laboratory activities of Medicover trade under the name Synevo in Poland and Romania.