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Cord Blood America
Cord Blood America Provides Corporate Update to Shareholders
LOS ANGELES, July 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cord Blood America, Inc. (OTCBB:CBAI), an umbilical cord blood stem cell preservation company, is pleased to provide this second installment in a series of Corporate Updates. The purpose of this information campaign is to provide both Cord Blood America investors and the investment community as a whole with a comprehensive overview of the Company, its services and its industry during a time of rapid growth and development.
ER Urgent Care Centers
ER Urgent Care Centers Announces Date of Expansion
MIAMI, July 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ER Urgent Care Centers (Pink Sheets:ERUG) will be expanding on Friday, July 22, 2005. The company is moving to a 5,000 square foot, state of the art facility that is a stand alone building. The building is located at 700 Ives Dairy Road and is located on a high traffic thoroughfare between I-95 and State Road 7 (Hwy 441). "This move will allow us to service an increase in patient volume for Center I and also serve as a corporate hub for billing and administration," says ER Urgent Care Founder and Executive Director Jerry Miller.
TeliaSonera Comments on Decision Made by the Latvian Government
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Latvian government has today decided to look into the possibilities to sell their stake in LMT and Lattelekom respectively. It's too early to estimate any outcome. TeliaSonera will make no further comment until the circumstances necessitate further announcement.
Biacore: Half-Year Report January -- June 2005
UPPSALA, Sweden, July 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Biacore's strong sales recovery continued in the second quarter of 2005 with sales increasing by 23% to SEK 133.1 million (107.9). The strongest sales performance was again seen in Asia-Pacific where sales grew by 94% in the quarter. Encouragingly, sales in the important American market also contributed to growth with an increase of 16% in the second quarter. Total sales in the first half-year 2005 increased by 23% to SEK 249.1 million (203.3). Excluding the effect of exchange rates, total sales increased by 26%.
SmallCap Sentinel: Robotics on the Rise Says United Nations Report
IRVINE, Calif., July 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- "A United Nations report published in late 2004 forecasts rapid growth and introduction of robots in commercial applications, acknowledging what many industry sectors, such as the automotive industry, most likely already knew," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst, D.R. Clark. "If the U.N. forecast is even partially accurate, robotic companies could be the innovators of industry that futurists have long predicted."
Clearwave Joins Newt Gingrich in Accelerating Healthcare Transformation
ATLANTA, July 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Clearwave, an innovator in simplifying healthcare administration, announced today its support of the Center for Health Transformation, an organization led by former Speaker of the House, Newt Gingrich. As a member, Clearwave will support the Center's initiatives to help develop and implement a 21st century system of health and healthcare.