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Crucell Teams up with ACE BioSciences and Harvard to Accelerate Bacterial Antibody Program
LEIDEN, Netherlands, Nov. 02, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch biotechnology company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) announced today that it has licensed bacterial antigens from ACE BioSciences A/S and the Brigham and Women's Hospital, a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, to accelerate its bacterial antibody discovery program. The bacterial surface antigens licensed have been validated for therapeutic efficacy in appropriate animal models for bacterial disease.
INFINITE Software Corporation
California Software Names Industry Veteran Karl Faulhaber to Key Post
RICHARDSON, Texas, Nov. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- California Software Corporation (Pink Sheets:CSWX), a leader in Legacy Extension, Business Intelligence and loan production software for banks, credit unions and consumer lending institutions and developer of the award-winning INFINITE and LPS product lines, announced today that it has named Karl Faulhaber to drive business development for its INFINITE LPS line of application software.
PayStar Completes Sale of GLOBALCash Division
LODI, Calif., Nov. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PayStar Corporation (Pink Sheets:PYST), one of the nation's growing Investment Holding companies with assets in providers of stored value debit cards and Kiosk marketing and management firms, announced today the completion of the spin-off of its GLOBALCash prepaid ATM debit card division to Pacific Financial Solutions, Inc. (Pink Sheets:PFUO). The spin-off has been in the works for several weeks and after reviewing offers from other M&A candidates, Pacific was selected. The sale includes both existing and pending GLOBALCash payroll, retail and affinity projects. The proceeds of the sale consisted of over 3,000,000 common shares of Pacific and other related compensation.
Silver Valley Partners, LLC
Shareholder Announces Request for Restraining Order Against Sterling Mining Company, Demand for An Annual Shareholder Meeting and Launch of Pro-Shareholder Website
VANCOUVER, Wash. and WALLACE, Idaho, Nov. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Silver Valley Partners, LLC, a Washington Limited Liability Company, announced today that it has filed a lawsuit against Sterling Mining Company (Pink Sheets:SRLM) in Shoshone County District Court in Wallace, Idaho, seeking a restraining order to stop a special meeting of shareholders called by the Sterling board of directors for November 2, 2005. The lawsuit also demands that Sterling hold an annual meeting of shareholders and elect directors. Idaho law provides that if a corporation has not held an annual meeting of shareholders within 15 months, the Court can order that one be held.
SmallCap Sentinel: The Ever Growing Hot Spot
IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- "Each day the headlines are the same, yet another city or location has become a hot spot," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "It makes you wonder what, if anything, narrow band can do to keep up. Wired broadband can boast of its speed but not the freedom that wireless broadband offers."