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Energy Conservation Technologies, Inc.
Energy Conservation Technologies, Inc. Announces New Patent Filing
BOULDER, Colo., March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Energy Conservation Technologies, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ENYC), a landmark technology company ("Econ"), announces a new patent filing that will make HID ballasts and fluorescent electronic ballasts, and other energy savings power products cost less to produce and provide superior performance in commercial applications. This patent involves major new inventions and extends ECON's original U.S. patent Number 6,359,395, granted in 2002.
Genesis Pharmaceuticals Enterprises, Inc.
Genesis Equity Partners Acquires Interest in Chinese Pharmaceutical Company
BOCA RATON, Fla., March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Genesis Technology Group, Inc. (OTCBB:GTEC) announced that its subsidiary, Genesis Equity Partners, LLC, signed a contract with the Liang Fang Pharmaceuticals, Ltd., one of China's most respected and innovative drug development, medical device, and retail drug store enterprises.
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra LifeSciences Announces the Release of the B-BOP Basal Osteotomy Plating System
PLAINSBORO, N.J., March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) today announced the release of the B-BOP(R) Basal Osteotomy Plating System, a unique fixation solution for hallux-valgus correction. The B-BOP Plating System has received clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the United States and a CE Mark Certification in the European Union. Integra will be highlighting the product at the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons annual meeting in Las Vegas this week.
Micron Enviro Systems, Inc.
Micron Shares Now Trading on Frankfurt Stock Exchange
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Micron Enviro Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:MSEV) (Frankfurt:NDD) ("Micron") is extremely pleased to announce that its shares are being traded on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol NDD. The Frankfurt Stock Exchange is the world's third largest (only behind the NASDAQ and NYSE) organized exchange-trading market in terms of turnover and dealings in securities. This listing will enable Micron to attract European institutional and individual investors. Recently, there has been an influx of junior resources companies listing on the Frankfurt market, resulting in tremendous growth in shareholder awareness and shareholder value of those companies. This new listing will not dilute Micron's shares in any way.
Oneida Receives Approval of First-Day Motions
ONEIDA, N.Y., March 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oneida Ltd. (OTCBB:ONEI) today marked further progress in its recapitalization plan, announcing that it has obtained relief under its "first day motions" relating to employee, financing and other operational matters from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.
Transmeridian Exploration, Inc.
Transmeridian Reports Year End 2005 Results and Proved Reserves; Announces Officer Appointment
HOUSTON, March 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Transmeridian Exploration Incorporated (AMEX:TMY) reported a net loss of $21.6 million, or $0.26 per share, on revenues of $8.4 million for the year ended December 31, 2005, as compared to a net loss of $4.0 million, or $0.05 per share, on $3.9 million revenues for the year ended December 31, 2004.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
FHLBank Cincinnati Announces 2005 Year-End Results
CINCINNATI, March 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati (FHLBank) today released unaudited financial results for the year ended December 31, 2005. Net income for the year was $219.7 million, a decrease of $7.4 million, or 3.2 percent from 2004. Assets rose 0.8 percent to $77.2 billion at year-end 2005 compared to year-end 2004. Mission Asset Activity - which comprises the FHLBank's two main lines of business, Advances to members and the Mortgage Purchase Program (MPP) - declined 1.5 percent to $49.9 billion at year-end 2005 from year-end 2004. The FHLBank also reported growth in retained earnings, and strong dividends.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Northfield Laboratories, Inc. -- NFLD
HARTFORD, Conn., March 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the publicly traded securities of Northfield Laboratories ("Northfield" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:NFLD) between February 20, 2004 and February 21, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period"). Also included are all those who purchased shares in the secondary offering in February 2005.
Larry King Cardiac Foundation
Larry King's Biggest Show in Washington, DC: To Help Save a Heart a Day
WASHINGTON, March 20 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Larry King Cardiac Foundation will once again create a Hollywood on the Potomac at its annual "An Evening with Larry King and Friends" fundraising gala dinner. Hosts Larry King and Shawn Southwick-King celebrate their "Save a Heart a Day" campaign on Friday, March 24 at The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, DC in the heart of Washington, DC. The cost of the sold-out gala has been underwritten by St. Jude Medical.