latest news releases from the newsroom
Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.: Data from KRX-0401 Single Agent Phase 2 Study in Recurrent Prostate Cancer Presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
NEW YORK, May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:KERX) announced today that Phase 2 data presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Orlando, Florida demonstrated the tolerability and potential efficacy of KRX-0401 (perifosine) in the treatment of patients with biochemically recurrent hormone-sensitive prostate cancer (HSPC). This study was conducted by a consortium of cancer centers under the leadership of the University of California, Davis pursuant to a Collaborative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) between Keryx and the National Cancer Institute. KRX-0401 is a novel, oral, anticancer agent that modulates Akt and several other important signal transduction pathways, including MAP kinase and JNK.
Quest Oil Arranges $750,000 Funding for Acadia Gas Project
ARLINGTON, Texas, May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Quest Oil Corporation (OTCBB:QOIL), is pleased to announce that the Company has engaged the services of Midtown Capital Partners Co., LLC to negotiate and secure a $750,000 financing to forward its Acadia gas projects. Upon closing definitive agreements, the Company will announce terms and conditions of the transaction through 8K filing.
SmallCapReview Introduces Resolve Staffing
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SmallCapReview.com (www.SmallCapReview.com ), a leading small-cap stock information site, introduces Resolve Staffing (OTCBB:RSFF) to its database of subscribers and its Web site audience.
Market Pulse Outstanding Stocks for Monday, May 16, 2005: BIPH -- Emerging Growth Situation
ATLANTA, May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Market Pulse is pleased to introduce our featured stock, Biophan Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:BIPH), to the investment community! Biophan Technologies is new to Market Pulse and is poised to become a significant player in the biomedical devices market! BIPH has had several excellent news announcements out lately and one again after Friday's bell! This could be great news for investors! Other notable stocks that look great lately from a fundamental and technical perspective include:
Itec Environmental Group, Inc.
Itec Environmental Group, Inc. Engages Brean Murray & Co., Inc. as its Investment Bank and Corporate Finance Advisor
RIVERBANK, Calif., May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Itec Environmental Group, Inc. (OTCBB:ITEC) today announced that Brean Murray & Co., Inc. (BMCI) (www.bmur.com), a full-service, NYC-based investment bank, has been engaged by the company to act as its investment banker and corporate finance advisor. Founded in 1973, BMCI is an institutionally directed investment bank that focuses on small-cap, emerging growth and special situation companies across a variety of industries. As a full-service securities firm and NASD member, BMCI offers equity research, investment banking, asset management and institutional sales & trading.
Emulex Selects Venture as New Manufacturing Partner
COSTA MESA, Calif., May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the industry's preeminent source for a broad range of advanced storage networking infrastructure solutions, announced today it has added Singapore-based Venture Corporation Limited (SGX: Venture) to its roster of world-class electronics engineering and manufacturing service partners. Venture, a multi-billion dollar global electronics services provider, will manufacture and supply the Emulex Fibre Channel switches and host bus adapters (HBAs).