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Nord Resources Corporation
Nord Resources Corporation Announces Adjournment of Platinum Diversified Mining, Inc.'s Extraordinary General Meeting Until December 12, 2006 and Receipt of Additional Escrowed Funds From Platinum Diversified Mining, Inc.
TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 1, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Mr. Ronald Hirsch, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Nord Resources Corporation ("Nord") (Pink Sheets:NRDS) announced that Platinum Diversified Mining, Inc.'s ("Platinum") extraordinary general meeting of shareholders, relating to Platinum's proposed acquisition of Nord in the all-cash merger transaction (the "Merger") announced on October 23, 2006, was reconvened and held at 5:00 p.m. (United Kingdom time) on November 30, 2006. This followed the adjournment of the previous meeting, on November 27, 2006, due to lack of clarity over the delivery and completion of proxies. Platinum has publicly stated that, due to a continued lack of clarity over the delivery and completion of proxies, the meeting has been adjourned again with the consent of Platinum's shareholders until 10:00 a.m. (United Kingdom time) on December 12, 2006, to clarify the position on voting and the delivery of proxies to enable all shareholders to achieve their intended objectives.
Cardtronics to Present at The Bank of America 2006 Credit Conference
HOUSTON, Dec. 1, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Cardtronics, Inc. announced today that Jack Antonini, Chief Executive Officer and Chris Brewster, Chief Financial Officer will deliver a presentation at the Bank of America 2006 Credit Conference in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday, December 5, 2006. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 1:55 p.m. Eastern Time.
Discovery Laboratories, Inc.
Discovery Labs to Present At the BMO Capital Markets Conference
WARRINGTON, Pa., Dec. 1, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq:DSCO) announced today that Thomas Miller, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Commercialization and Corporate Development of Discovery, will present an update on the Company's recent progress at the BMO Capital Markets Focus on Healthcare Conference to be held at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York. The conference will be simultaneously webcast over the Internet.
Talon Therapeutics, Inc.
Hana Biosciences to Present at the BMO Capital Markets Focus on Healthcare Conference
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 1, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Hana Biosciences (Nasdaq:HNAB), a biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing cancer care, announced today that Mark Ahn, PhD, President & Chief Executive Officer, will present a company update at the BMO Capital Markets Focus on Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, December 6, 2006 at 11:00am EST at The Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York, NY.