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Crucell Announces PER.C6 Licensing Agreement with Vascular Biogenics
LEIDEN, The Netherlands, March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch biotechnology company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) announced today that it has signed a PER.C6(R) research license agreement with Israeli biopharmaceutical company Vascular Biogenics Ltd. The non-exclusive agreement allows Vascular Biogenics to use the PER.C6(R) cell line for the preparation and evaluation of gene therapeutics based on adenoviral vectors.
Metro Launches Edition in Ottawa
BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metro International S.A. ("Metro"), Torstar Corporation and CanWest MediaWorks today announced that it has launched an edition in Ottawa. Metro Ottawa is the fourth Metro publication to be launched in Canada, following highly successful debuts in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver.
Notice of Annual General Meeting in Teleca AB (publ)
MALMO, Sweden, March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The shareholders in Teleca AB (publ) are hereby invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of Teleca AB to be held on Thursday 27 April 2005, at 5:00 p.m. at Dockplatsen 1, Malmo, Sweden. From 4:00 p.m. a light meal will be served.
Fire Mountain Beverage Co.
Fire Mountain Beverage Company Chairman Featured on Uptic.com Website
CRESTLINE, Calif., March 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fire Mountain Beverage Company (Pink Sheets:FRBV) announced today that the Company's Chairman is featured on Uptic.com, a leading online source for financial market data. Visitors to the site may view the video interview at www.uptic.com (click on the video archive button and the play button) or on the Company's website at www.firemountainbeverage.com (click on the video button). The interview provides the viewers with greater insight on the goals and aspirations of the Company and its marketing efforts.
Maxus Technology Corp.
Maxus Technology Corporation Announces Restructuring, Accepts Resignations of Gary Powers and Charles Whatmore
MORGAN HILL, Calif., March 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Maxus Technology Corporation (OTCBB:MXUS), a leading provider of eWaste and Asset Recovery solutions, today announced that Gary Powers, Chief Operating Officer, and Charles Whatmore, a Director and Vice President of Business Development, resigned from Maxus. Mr. Powers' resignation is effective as of March 24, 2005 and Mr. Whatmore's resignation is effective as of March 28, 2005. Maxus technology plans on entering into an eWaste recycling joint venture with Messrs. Powers and Whatmore in the second quarter of 2005, in which Maxus will hold a minority interest.