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SMS@ctive Technologies Corp.
SMS@ctive CEO Featured on MacReport.net
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- SMS@ctive Technologies Corp. (Pink Sheets:SMSE) announced today that its CEO, Arshad Shah, has been interviewed as a featured guest on MacReport.net, a leading financial news and information web site. Visitors to (www.macreport.net) may listen to streamed audio of the interview or view a full transcript at: (http://www.macreport.net/ceo_int/ceoint_asp.asp?symbol=SMSE).
Consent Judgment Acknowledges the Validity and Enforceability of Cytomedix's Knighton Patent
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., June 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCBB:CYME) today announced that on June 8, 2004, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois entered a consent judgment against 21st Century Wound Care and Advanced Therapy, L.L.C., and its owner, James Gandy. In that consent judgment, 21st Century Wound Care and Mr. Gandy admitted that Cytomedix's Knighton patent, which covers the use of compositions containing platelet releasates for wound healing purposes, is valid and enforceable. The Court declared that 21st Century Wound Care and Gandy had infringed the Knighton Patent and enjoined them, effective immediately and continuing through expiration of the Knighton patent in November 2009, from making, using, offering, or selling within the United States autologous cellular therapies, platelet gel products, or any other processes or products-such as their "P-Gel" formulation-that infringe the claims of the Knighton Patent. The Court's injunction is binding on 21st Century Wound Care and Mr. Gandy, and on those acting in concert or participation with them. The Court retained jurisdiction to enforce its order of judgment.
KMT Acquires Cincinnati Grinding Technology
UPPLANDS VASBY, Sweden, June 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- KMT is of the opinion that service and aftermarket have an interesting potential and is, therefore, acquiring the American service company, Cincinnati Grinding Technology (CGT).
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Announces Seqi Olivine Project Funding Approved
LONDON, June 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew") (TSE:CRU) (OSE:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) (Other OTC:CRUGF) is pleased to report that Minelco AB ("Minelco"), a subsidiary of leading iron ore producer LKAB of Sweden, has informed Crew that the investment capital, as defined by the feasibility study for the Seqi Olivine project, has been approved by LKAB's board. Under the terms of the existing agreement between Crew and Minelco AB this investment will grant Minelco a 51% shareholding of the project.
Increased Supplies of Copper Concentrate to Boliden
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 21, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Boliden has signed an agreement with the Canadian mining company, EuroZinc Mining Corporation, (EuroZinc), for deliveries of copper concentrate from the Neves Corvo copper mine in Portugal which EuroZinc has recently acquired. The deliveries to Boliden will reach between 150,000 and 200,000 tonnes of copper concentrate per year, equivalent to approximately one fifth of Boliden's external copper concentrate feed.