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Otish Mountain Diamond Company
Otish Conducts High Resolution Airborne Magnetic Survey
NEW YORK, June 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Otish Mountain Diamond Company, Inc. (OTCBB:OMDC) an American diamond exploration company with rights to 75,000 acres of mining claims for diamond exploration activities located in Northern Quebec, Canada, announces encouraging results in the executed high-resolution airborne magnetic survey on all staked mining claims.
Market authorization for PER.C6(R)-based West Nile virus veterinary vaccine in Israel
LEIDEN, The Netherlands, June 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch biotechnology company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) has announced market authorization for a West Nile virus veterinary vaccine for geese developed with the Israeli Kimron Veterinary Institute. This is the first PER.C6(R)-based vaccine approved for veterinary use. The vaccine, based on Crucell's PER.C6(R) human cell line technology, represents a 'new generation' West Nile virus vaccine product, with Kimron's previous vaccine being produced using mouse brains. Market authorization in Israel follows a safety trial involving 1875 geese, with no vaccine-related adverse reactions, and the appropriate efficacy trials.
Per Erlandsson Appointed Chief Executive Officer of Saab's Operation in South Africa
LINKOPING, Sweden, June 03, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Saab is forming a company in South Africa as part of a process of strengthening its long-term presence and commitment in the country. Per Erlandsson, Head of Saab Corporate Legal Affairs since 1984 and Secretary of the Board of Directors, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the South African operation. He will take up his new post on August 1, 2004.
Bure Divests Informator Training Group
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, June 03, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bure is divesting its holding in Informator Training Group (ITG). The sale will not make any impact on Bure's results during the second quarter of 2004.
FindProfit.com Publishes Special Report on Graphics, Imaging & LCDs
PRINCETON, N.J., June 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FindProfit (www.findprofit.com), an investment service that delivered a +67% audited return in 2003, announced today that it has provided to trial and paid subscribers "Graphics & Imaging Outlook," the tenth special report in the FindProfit Expert Insight Series. Among the companies profiled are Koninklijke Philips Electronics (NYSE:PHG) and Hitachi (NYSE:HIT).
Global Concepts Ltd.
Transportation Logistics Acquires Breakthrough Medical Device Company
EAST ORANGE, N.J., June 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Transportation Logistics Int'l, Inc.(OTCBB:TRPL) announced today that it had purchased Advanced Medical Diagnostics, LLC (AMD) in an all stock transaction. AMD, headquartered in East Orange, New Jersey, is the designer, manufacturer and distributor of a low cost, rapid, self-testing HIV (1+2) Diagnostic Kit.
Thinkpath Announces $400,000 of new Technical Publishing Contracts
TORONTO, June 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Thinkpath Inc. (OTCBB:THTHF), a global provider of technological solutions and services in engineering knowledge management including design, build, drafting, technical publishing and consulting, announced $400,000 worth of new contracts with existing manufacturing clients for Technical Publishing services. These contracts emanate from existing projects and span the balance of the fiscal year.