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Discovery Laboratories, Inc.
Discovery Laboratories Announces Pricing of Underwritten Offering of Common Stock
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq:DSCO), a biopharmaceutical company developing its proprietary surfactant technology as Surfactant Replacement Therapies for respiratory diseases, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 2,200,000 shares of its common stock at a price of $11.00 per share. The gross proceeds to Discovery from the offering are expected to be approximately $24.2 million. Discovery is effecting the offering through the shelf registration statement on Form S-3 that Discovery filed on December 19, 2003, which became effective on January 7, 2004. All of the shares are being sold by Discovery. The offering is expected to close on April 2, 2004.
Vertex Interactive, Inc.
Vertex Interactive Receives New Orders
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vertex Interactive Inc. (OTCBB:VETX) ("Vertex" or the "Company"), a provider of advanced internet enabling business-to-business fulfillment solutions, today announced that its enterprise software division, XeQute Solutions, has received additional orders from one of the world's leading technology companies totaling $300,000, to install automated inventory/pick-to-light systems at certain facilities in China. These are in addition to systems supplied earlier for North America, Europe, South America and China.
Association for Women in Computing
Gala Celebration to Honor 2004 Recipients of Women in Leadership Technology Award
HOUSTON, March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The InterContinental Houston location will be the home of the 6th Annual Gala dinner and reception honoring 22 Academic and Business women in Houston with the Leadership in Technology Award issued by the Houston Chapter of the national Association for Women in Computing (AWC: www.awchouston.org). AWC has many reasons to celebrate. This year's celebration includes not only another impressive line-up of women technology leaders, but also marks the 25th anniversary of the Association for Women in Computing.
Capital Research Group, Inc
TheSUBWAY.com Announces Its Morning Stock Focus List for Tuesday, March 30, 2004: ELIN, THTHF, PCCL, SUNW
WESTON, Fla., March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com announces eLinear Inc. (OTCBB:ELIN) to its Stock Focus List. ELIN is new to TheSUBWAY.com, and has announced good news! Watch this company; it has traded higher recently, and could continue to move up in the near term! Other stocks highlighted include:
Capital Research Group, Inc
Hot Stocks To Watch for Tuesday, March 30, 2004: ELIN, ONNN, TIBX, RWNT
WESTON, Fla., March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com names eLinear Inc. (OTCBB:ELIN) to its Stock Watch List. ELIN is new to TheSUBWAY.com, and has announced good news! Watch this company, it has traded higher on solid volume, and could continue to move in the near term! Other stocks highlighted include:
Correction to Notice of Proha Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
HELSINKI, Finland, March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The deadline for the notification of attendance to the Proha Annual General Meeting to be held on April 14, 2004, is Monday April 5, 2004 at 4.00 p.m. The date given in the notice of the Annual General Meeting (Monday, April 4, 2004) is incorrect. We apologize for the error.
Medivir's MIV-150 presented at Microbicides 2004 in London
HUDDINGE, Sweden, March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- At the Microbicides 2004 International Congress in London, Medivir and The Population Council presented preclinical results from a combination of MIV-150 and Carraguard against HIV transmission. MIV-150 is an inhibitor of HIV, developed by Medivir and Carraguard is a gel (microbicide) developed by Population Council and intended to be used by women in order to prevent sexual transmission of HIV. Carraguard is currently in clinical phase III.
WallStreetAudio.com Posts Interviews with e-Diets.com, Magal Security Systems Ltd., and Forbes Medi-Tech Inc.
IRVINE, Calif., March 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Audio interviews with e-Diets.com (Nasdaq:DIET), Magal Security Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq:MAGS), and Forbes Medi-Tech, Inc. (Nasdaq:FMTI) are now available online at WallStreetAudio.com, "Where Investors Come to Listen".