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Ad hoc: Milestone and Licensing Decision on Tamoxifen Response Test Postponed to End of January 2006
BERLIN, Germany and SEATTLE, Dec. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Epigenomics AG (Frankfurt, Prime Standard: ECX) (Other OTC:EPGNF), a molecular diagnostics company developing tests based on DNA methylation, announced today that they have reached agreement with Roche Diagnostics to postpone the milestone and licensing decision that was originally envisaged for November 2005 until the end of January 2006. Until then, Roche Diagnostics continues to have an option to obtain world wide exclusive rights to the breast cancer relapse prediction (Tamoxifen) / breast cancer molecular classification test from Epigenomics for an undisclosed milestone payment.
Approval for Sale of Hydro's Shareholding in BioMar Holding A/S
OSLO, Norway, Dec. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The acquirer of Hydro's shareholding in BioMar Holding A/S has today received the authorities' approval of the transaction. With the authorities' approval of the transaction all conditions for the sale have been fulfilled. The sales consideration of DKK 893 million will be paid in cash within five business days of the approval. The transaction will therefore have effect for fourth quarter 2005.
Splinex Technology Inc.
Splinex Technology Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire EnerSoft
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Dec. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Splinex Technology, Inc. (OTCBB:SPLX), a provider of visualization software and technology, announced today that it has signed a letter of intent to acquire EnerSoft, Inc., a privately held technology company that specializes in the development of video processing filters, signal and imaging processing and video compression technologies.
Telenor into the Swedish Fuse Box
OSLO, Norway, Dec. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- E.ON, Sweden's largest energy supplier, chooses Telenor Cinclus to supply new meter reading technology in the largest agreement of its kind in Sweden, worth approximately SEK 350 million. Under the agreement, Telenor and TietoEnator will supply Automatic Metering Reading (AMR) systems to 141,000 electricity customers in Skane in Southern Sweden.
Emulex Showcases New Fibre Channel HBA Technology for Server Virtualization at Cisco Networkers Show
CANNES, France, Dec. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the most trusted name in storage networking connectivity, today announced its collaboration with Cisco and VMware to showcase next generation server and storage networking solutions at the Cisco Networkers show in Cannes, France, December 12-14, 2005. Emulex is demonstrating compatibility and performance of the 4Gb/s LPe11000 PCI Express family of HBAs and the Cisco MDS 9020 4Gb/s Fabric Switch within a VMware-based server virtualization environment.