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Symposium On Clostridium difficile Highlights Difficulties in Containment and Increasing Severity of Disease
EXTON, Pa., Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq:VPHM) today announced the presentation of data by industry thought leaders on the changing epidemiology of Clostridium difficile-associated disease (CDAD) during a symposium sponsored by the company through an unrestricted educational grant. The satellite symposium, entitled Clostridium difficile: The Changing Epidemiology, Virulence, and Outcomes from A Reemerging Pathogen, was Chaired by Dale N. Gerding, M.D., professor of medicine with the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, and included presentations by four key opinion leaders in the field of C. difficile disease regarding their experience in treating and controlling the spread of this bacterial pathogen. This symposium was conducted today at the 43rd Annual Meeting of IDSA.
The Spiritual Sense of God's Word is Now Revealed -- New Book Expands Understanding on The Word of God
PUYALLUP, Wash., Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- For centuries, the history and teachings of God have been translated by man in several different ways leading to different worships and even different cultures. As time passed, some men continued to struggle with maintaining the core values and teachings of religion while others made some changes in worshipping as a sign of keeping up with the times. In the thought-provoking new book The Argument For a Third Testament: The Establishment For a New Church, author Paul Booth shares with readers his views, insights and his religious interpretations.
Entertainment Games, Inc.
eGames Announces Acquisition of Legendary Brand and Game Developer Cinemaware
LANGHORNE, Pa., Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- eGames, Inc. (OTCBB:EGAM), a publisher of Family Friendly(tm), affordably priced consumer entertainment software, today announced that it had entered into an agreement to purchase substantially all of the assets of Cinemaware, Inc., a developer of interactive entertainment software for console game platforms and the PC.
NorthStar Realty Finance Corp.
NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. Announces Third Quarter Dividend
NEW YORK, Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.23 per share of common stock, payable with respect to the quarter ended September 30, 2005, an increase of 53% from $0.15 per share in the prior quarter. The dividend is expected to be paid on October 21, 2005 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on October 14, 2005.
Michael L. Weiner, CEO of Biophan Technologies, Inc., Talks with Traders Nation -- Lions Market Share, Percentage Revenue Model, Sub Licensing, Majority Interest in Other Devices, Large Patent Holdings, Nimble Market Presence
PHOENIX, Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Traders Nation is pleased to announce that it has completed an interview with Michael L. Weiner, CEO of Biophan Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:BIPH), and the interview is available at http://www.tradersnation.com/biph.shtml.
Diesel Fuel Costs Spur Revenue Growth For Mirenco, Inc.
RADCLIFFE, Iowa, Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mirenco, Inc. (OTCBB: MREO) had record monthly revenues in September and has a significant number of booked sales for October. The increase in diesel fuel costs felt around the country has fleet and equipment operators seeking relief.