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Atlas Copco to Acquire Spanish Specialty Equipment Rental Company
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atlas Copco S.A.E. Holding (Spain) has signed an agreement to acquire Guimera S.A., including its subsidiary S.A.M.M. S.L., both in Spain. The combined companies had annual revenues of MSEK 146.8 (MEUR 16.1) in 2003 and 132 employees. The sales price has not been disclosed.
Crucell Receives NIH Support for Candidate Malaria Vaccine Development
LEIDEN, The Netherlands, March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch biotechnology company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) announced today that the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), will support the development of Crucell's candidate malaria vaccine.
Cytomyx Holdings PLC
Cytomyx Licenses Cancer Database to AstraZeneca
CAMBRIDGE, U.K., March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cytomyx Holdings plc (LSE:CYX), the leading provider of drug discovery products and services, today announces that Clinomics Biosciences Inc, its recently acquired US subsidiary, has licensed its Oncology Cell Signalling Database to AstraZeneca, marking an important milestone for the Company.
Go-Today.com offers Locally Escorted China Tours from only $1699!
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PORTAL Insurance Agency, Inc.
Completecomm's One-Stop Shop Flourishes Despite Telecomm Industry's Decline
SAN DIEGO, March 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Completecomm, a leading Southern California Technology Asset Management (TAM) company, which includes Technical Staffing, Voice & Data Equipment, and Service (maintenance contracts, dialtone, labor), begins its fifth anniversary of consistent growth this spring, in an industry where only the strong have survived a fluctuating marketplace. Unlike many telecommunications companies that have been forced to endure overwhelming economic challenges, Completecomm has grown rapidly, from a small start-up "secondary market" hardware provider, into a one-stop shop service company, prepared to give customers a full range of consultative and provider services.
Schiffrin Barroway Topaz & Kessler, LLP
The Law Firm Of Schiffrin & Barroway, LLP Announces that American Express Company Clients Have Thirty-five Days Remaining to File Lead Plaintiff Motion -- AXP
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., March 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- American Express clients have thirty five (35) days to move for lead plaintiff in a securities fraud class action recently brought on behalf of clients of American Express Financial Advisors, Inc. ("AEFA") who purchased mutual funds in the American Express family of mutual funds, which are managed by the American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) ("AEC") between March 10, 1999 and February 9, 2004 (the "Class Period") seeking to pursue remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act"), the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (the "Investment Advisers Act") and common law. If you purchased a member of the class described above, and you wish to be a lead plaintiff in the case, you must move to serve as lead plaintiff by filing a motion in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York by May 3, 2004.