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Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles' Institute for Maternal-Fetal Health Sponsors Symposium
LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Some of Southern California's academic perinatologists, neonatologists, pediatric radiologists and pediatric surgeons gathered last weekend in Santa Monica at the 2006 Inaugural Institute for Maternal-Fetal Health Symposium to share their expertise on state-of-the-art perinatal and postnatal care, evidence-based best practice standards, and future trends in perinatal and neonatal medicine. The symposium was sponsored by the Institute for Maternal-Fetal Health (IMFH) at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles and the University of Southern California.
Carle Foundation Hospital
Groundbreaking Held for Mills Breast Cancer Institute
URBANA, Ill., May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Members of the Mills family, and officials from Carle Foundation Hospital, Carle Clinic Association, and the University of Illinois broke ground today on the Mills Breast Cancer Institute. The world-class center will be dedicated to breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and research.
Sports Video Group
CBS Sports' Ken Aagaard Named Sports Video Group Advisory Board Chairman
NEW YORK, May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Sports Video Group, the sport's industry's leading technology association, has named Ken Aagaard, CBS Sports senior vice president of operations and production, as chairman of its advisory board. The SVG advisory board is comprised of technology leaders in sports production for television, broadband and mobile devices who are dedicated to advancing sports content creation and distribution.
Song and Video Targets Hate Crimes on the Homeless
GREAT NECK, N.Y., May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- New York businessman Frank Marzano decided to do something about the atrocities being committed against homeless people. He teamed up with the National Coalition for the Homeless, songwriter Bervin Harris, and film producer Hedley Turk, with Harris and Turk donating their talents, to create an awareness program in song and dance. Aimed at youths and adults, the record and video entertain as well as educate. The audio visual project heightens people's sensitivity toward the plight of the homeless as well as increases public and private support of projects to help the homeless and eventually eradicate homelessness.
Arkados Inc. Relocates the Business to a New Facility
PISCATAWAY, N.J., May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Arkados, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of CDKnet.com, Inc. (OTCBB:CDKN), announces the relocation of the business from the current facilities in North Plainfield, N.J. to new facilities located at 220 Old New Brunswick Road, Piscataway, N.J. The new facilities are located in the Centennial Corporate Park with neighbors such as Johnson & Johnson, AT&T, American Standard, RCA, Chanel, L'Oreal, Colgate-Palmolive and Ingersol-Rand.
Amelot Holdings, Inc.
Amelot Holding Inc. Registers New Subsidiary in New Hampshire
CHEYENNE, Wyo., May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Amelot Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AMHD) is pleased to announce that the company has registered Amelot Alternative Energy Inc. to be a wholly owned subsidiary. Aziz Hirji, President of Amelot Holdings, Inc., stated: "Amelot Alternative Energy Inc. will manage and operate our alternative fuels projects such as our Bio-Diesel and Ethanol efforts. We are currently negotiating several locations in New Hampshire for our manufacturing and office headquarters."
Viropro Inc.: An Emerging Player in the Production and Technology Transfer of Therapeutic Proteins
MONTREAL, May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viropro Inc. ("Viropro" or "The Company") (OTCBB:VPRO) is rapidly solidifying its reputation as an international expert in the production and set-up of technology transfers of therapeutic proteins to pharmaceutical companies for the treatment of diseases such as cancer, diabetes, hepatitis and multiple sclerosis. The industrial production is destined for emerging regions of the world with unmet needs such as South America, Asia and Africa.
Tali & Co.
Maternity Keepsake with Medical Benefits
SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- With the company's slogan, "You make the Babies. We make the Jewelry," Designer Daniela Skrein opened Tali & Co's cyber space doors, introducing Talitag, an exclusively designed pendant made for pregnant women. The pendant can be individually engraved with a mother's proclamation of her pregnancy, a wish for the baby or vital medical information such as blood type, a rare allergy or phone number. Talitag offers expecting women maternity identification, a sense of security during pregnancy and introduces the idea of a maternity heirloom.