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Genesis Lease Ltd.
Genesis Lease Secures a $241 Million 7-Year Debt Facility
SHANNON, Ireland, Sept. 23, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Genesis Lease Limited (NYSE:GLS) today announced that it has secured a new $241 million, seven year debt facility on an existing portfolio of 11 aircraft. The facility was provided by three leading aviation financing institutions: HSH Nordbank AG, KfW Ipex-Bank GmbH and DVB Bank AG.
Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc.
Japanese NIH Scientists Report Robust Cross-Protection With Hemispherx Drug Against Multiple Strains of Bird Flu
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 23, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc. (AMEX:HEB) reported that at the Third European Influenza Conference in Portugal (September 14-17, 2008), members of the National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Japan, reported on the expanded potential role of Ampligen(r) in preventing bird flu. The paper is entitled: "The TLR3 agonist, poly I : poly C12U (Ampligen(r)) added to influenza vaccines as a nasal adjuvant induces a wide spectrum cross-protection against different subtypes including highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza virus." Ampligen(r) is an experimental therapeutic and a flagship product of Hemispherx.
City National Corporation
City National Corporation to Announce Third-Quarter 2008 Earnings
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN) is scheduled to announce its third-quarter 2008 financial results after the markets close on Thursday, October 23, 2008. A news release containing these results will be distributed electronically via GlobeNewswire.
inVentiv Health, Inc.
inVentiv Clinical Continues to Grow Internationally With Addition of European Operations
SOMERSET, N.J., Sept. 23, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- inVentiv Clinical Solutions, LLC (inVentiv Clinical), a division of inVentiv Health (Nasdaq:VTIV), announced today that they have continued to expand operations outside North America with a new office in Europe. The new location will be in Madrid, Spain, with the plan to expand operations to other European countries, including the emerging Eastern European region.
Chang-On International, Inc.
Chang-On International Inc. Announces Supply Contract for Fly Ash
HARBIN, China, Sept. 23, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chang-On International Inc. (OTCBB:CAON), a company engaged in green architectural products made of its innovative SF brand of synthetic resin, today announced an agreement with Heilongjiang Province Shuangda Electric Power Equipment Group for the supply of fly ash.