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Power3 Medical Products
Power3 Files Breast Cancer Patents Covering 100 Identified Biomarkers
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Power3 Medical Products, Inc. (OTCBB:PWRM) announces today they have filed for patents covering the 100 identified protein biomarkers used for the detection of early stage breast cancer with an additional filing for 30 protein biomarkers to follow. The Company utilizes proprietary technology and methodology to detect and identify, with unprecedented sensitivity, these biomarkers from nipple aspirate fluid (NAF). This proteomics technology was developed jointly with the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston Texas.
Los Angeles World Airports
Los Angeles and Ontario Airports Continue Rebound in Passenger and Cargo Volumes
LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Passenger traffic at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in May soared 15.8 percent to 5,112,445 passengers compared with the same month in 2003, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) officials reported today. The increase was driven by a 27 percent jump in international traffic, while domestic traffic was up 12.2 percent. For the first five months of 2004, LAX passenger traffic totaled 23,804,448 -- up 11 percent compared with the same period a year ago.
SMS@ctive Technologies Corp.
SMS@ctive Technologies Corp Participates in Amber Alert Program
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- SMS@ctive Technologies Corp. (Pink Sheets:SMSE) is pleased to announce its participation in the British Columbia, Canada Amber Alert Program. The Amber Alert program was launched in British Columbia in May of 2004 by Premier Gordon Campbell and Solicitor General Rich Coleman. According to CEO Arshad Shah, "SMS@ctive assisted in the development of the technical specifications for the activation of an Amber Alert, especially in the area of wireless technology. The company continues its involvement with Amber Alert through its Executive Vice President, Andre Thompson, who serves as a member of the Board of Directors of The Amber Alert Society of British Columbia."
Richard Wells, Ph.D. Appointed to Human BioSystems Advisory Board
PALO ALTO, Calif., June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Harry Masuda, President and CEO of Human BioSystems (OTCBB:HBSC), a biomedical company engaged in research and development of new technologies to prolong the preservation periods of biological materials including blood platelets and donor organs, announced the appointment of Richard Wells, Ph.D. to the company's advisory board.
KMT Acquires the Remaining Shares in ABB KMT Waterjet
UPPLANDS VASBY, Sweden, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- KMT is acquiring ABB's 51 per cent shareholding in ABB KMT Waterjet Systems AB. With the acquisition, KMT's offering in the product area waterjet cutting technology is being enhanced and expanded.
Total Identity Corp. Receives $200,000 Financing Commitment and Cancels 1 Million Shares of Common Stock
ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Total Identity Corp ("TIC") (OTCBB:TIDC) announced today that it has received a $200,000 financing commitment to be issued in its newly created non-convertible Preferred Stock. The financing shall be received in four installments with the first prior to the end of the second quarter. The company intends on using the funds to pay down expenses at its plant in NY. TIC is also canceling one million shares of its issued and outstanding Common stock plus and option to purchase one million shares at $.20 per share.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue Expands Service Between New York and Florida
NEW YORK, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) plans to expand service between JFK and Florida this Fall/Winter season by inaugurating its first flights from New York's LaGuardia Airport and adding flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport. At its peak this winter, the airline plans to offer up to 71 daily departures from New York to Florida.