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Precise Biometrics AB
Precise Biometrics New Share Issue Over-Subscribed
LUND, Sweden, Dec. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Precise Biometrics AB (publ) (Other OTC:PBMTF) (Stockholm:PRECa), developer and provider of world-leading and user-friendly biometric security solutions based on fingerprints, has carried out a new issue of shares with preferential rights for company shareholders. The issue was over-subscribed, and has provided a capital injection of SEK 31.7 before provisions for issue-related costs.
Viscount Systems Inc.
Viscount Expands Enterphone Product Line
BURNABY, B.C., Dec. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viscount Systems Inc. (OTCBB:VSYS) President and CEO Stephen Pineau is pleased to announce The Company has introduced the Centurion S family of entry panels for its Enterphone 2000 and Enterphone Axess product lines. The Centurion S will come in two sizes to accommodate different categories of buildings.
Graninge Acquires Kahrs' Cogeneration Plant in Nybro
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Graninge (Other OTC:GRGEF) (Stockholm:GRAN) has signed an agreement to acquire the Energy business area of the flooring manufacturer AB Gustaf Kahr. The business area includes a cogeneration plant for production of electricity and heating and a facility for production of wood fuel. At the same time, Graninge will take over deliveries of electricity and heating to the factory in Nybro. The transaction will be completed before year-end.
Florida's Hillsborough County Commissioners Office Selects Virage for Public Meetings
SAN MATEO, Calif., Dec. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Virage, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRGE) today announced that the Commissioners Office in Hillsborough County, Florida is leveraging Virage software to digitally record, manage, and distribute all of the Board of County Commissioners' public meetings. The system enables county commissioners and their support staff to watch recent public meetings in entirety or to search for and review specific parts of the webcasts by topic, keyword, or speaker. Virage is a leading provider of video and rich media communication software.
BioCurex Inc. Announces that it Has Completed a Licensing Agreement with BioKinetix
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., Dec. 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- BioCurex Inc. (OTCBB:BOCX) is pleased to announce that it has completed a licensing agreement with BioKinetix to use BioCurex's RECAF technology. The license will allow BioKinetix to use its InNexus Super Antibody platform technology to create therapeutic antibodies. Combining RECAF antibodies with Super Antibody technology could give BioKinetix the potential to create both highly potent therapeutic antibodies, as well as vaccines to immunize against the RECAF receptor.