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Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc.
Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. to Employ Artificial DNA Sequences for Development of New Materials for Technical Textile Market
LANSING, Mich., May 7, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. (OTCBB:KBLB) announced today that the Company, working in cooperation with leading university laboratories, is synthesizing DNA sequences for artificial spider silk based polymers. The artificial DNA which the Company is developing relates to the discovery of a chimera molecule, the subject of a 2008 provisional patent filing, which incorporates high strength spider silk proteins.
An Open Letter to AccessKey Shareholders
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., May 7, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- AccessKey IP, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AKYI) CEO George Stevens issued a letter to shareholders today. The letter reads as follows:
Marten Transport, Ltd.
Marten Transport, Ltd. Announces Appointment of New President
MONDOVI, Wis., May 7, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Marten Transport, Ltd. (Nasdaq:MRTN) announced today that its board appointed Timothy M. Kohl to serve as its President, effective June 2, 2008. Randolph L. Marten will remain Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Kohl, who joined the Company in November 2007, has over 20 years' experience in the transportation services industry. Mr. Kohl was previously employed by Knight Transportation, Inc. as its President from January 2004 to October 2007 and as its Secretary from October 2000 to October 2007. Mr. Kohl previously served as a director on Knight's Board of Directors, as its Chief Financial Officer, as its Vice President of Human Resources, and as Vice President of Knight's southeast region. Prior to his employment with Knight, Mr. Kohl was employed by Burlington Motor Carriers as Vice President of Human Resources. Prior to his employment with Burlington Motor Carriers, Mr. Kohl served as Vice President of Human Resources for J.B. Hunt.