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Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Threshold Pharmaceuticals Presents Encouraging Data From Clinical Trials of TH-302 for Solid Tumors
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:THLD) today announced clinical trial results related to its clinical stage hypoxia-activated prodrug, TH-302. The results were presented at the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) being held May 29 to June 2, 2009, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.
Immunomedics Reports Updated Results of Milatuzumab in Dose-Escalation Study for Multiple Myeloma
ORLANDO, Fla., May 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Immunomedics, Inc. (Nasdaq:IMMU), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing monoclonal antibodies to treat cancer and other serious diseases, today announced that milatuzumab, the Company's proprietary humanized anti-CD74 antibody, produced disease stabilization in some patients with multiple myeloma and is well tolerated at doses up to 16.0 mg/kg.
Gainey McKenna & Egleston
Gainey & McKenna First to File Class Action On Behalf of Idearc Investors -- IDARQ
NEW YORK, May 29, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gainey & McKenna was the first to file a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District Texas, Dallas Division, on behalf of all persons who purchased securities of Idearc, Inc. ("Idearc" or the "Company") (Pink Sheets:IDARQ) during the period between August 10, 2007 and March 31, 2009 (the "Class Period").
Law Offices of Rheuban & Gresen
Five Police Officers Sue Burbank Police Department, Reports Law Offices of Rheuban & Gresen
BURBANK, Calif., May 29, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Five Burbank police officers, victims of years of race and gender-based harassment, discrimination and retaliation will hold a news conference to announce that they are suing the City of Burbank, the Burbank Police Department, the Burbank Chief of Police and a number of individual BPD police officers for injunctive relief and monetary damages.
Labaton Sucharow LLP
Labaton Sucharow LLP Filed a Class Action Lawsuit Against Oppenheimer AMT-Free Municipals Fund -- OPTAX, OTFBX, OMFCX
NEW YORK, May 29, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The law firm of Labaton Sucharow LLP has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Colorado on behalf of all persons who purchased Class A and/or Class B and/or Class C shares of the Oppenheimer AMT-Free Municipals Fund (the "Fund") (Nasdaq:OPTAX) (Nasdaq:OTFBX) (Nasdaq:OMFCX) during the period from May 13, 2006 to October 21, 2008, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc.
Anchor Bancorp Wisconsin Inc. Reaches Agreement to Extend Loan Arrangement for One Year
MADISON, Wisc., May 29, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc. (Nasdaq:ABCW) today announced it has entered into an agreement amending the terms of its outstanding line of credit with U.S. Bank. Under the terms of the amendment, the maturity date on the balance of the $116.3 million loan has been extended for a full year, and is now May 31, 2010, and no principal payment is due prior to the maturity date.