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Peab to Build New Cooperative Flats in Malmoe
FOERSLOEV, Sweden, June 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peab has won the contract to build 94 new cooperative flats at the Dockan area, close to the harbour in Malmoe. The client is JM and the contract amounts SEK 159 million. The general contract will start in June 2003 and it is supposed to be completed during the winter 2004-2005.
BAA -- Preliminary Results
LONDON, June 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Indepth interview now available free on http://www.cantos.com with Mike Clasper, Chief Executive Designate in video, audio and text.
Crucell Expands Relationship with Merck & Co.
LEIDEN, Netherlands, June 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch antibody and vaccine company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) announced today that it has expanded the Cooperation Agreement made with Merck & Co. Inc. which relates to the PER.C6(tm) Cell Substrate Biologics Master File (BMF), BB-MF 8453 in the United States of America, and equivalents in other jurisdictions. The BMF is the regulatory dossier filed with the Food & Drug Administration (FDA). Licensees of Crucell's PER.C6(tm) cell technology platform refer to this BMF for their regulatory filings of PER.C6(tm)-based products.
Crucell and Merck & Co. Sign PER.C6(tm) Licensing Agreement for Therapeutic Protein Production
LEIDEN, Netherlands, June 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch vaccine and antibody company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) announced today that it has signed a PER.C6(tm) research license agreement with Merck & Co. Inc. This license agreement allows Merck & Co. to use the PER.C6(tm) cell line to study the production of certain protein products, including monoclonal antibodies.Under the terms of the agreement, Crucell will receive an upfront payment and an annual maintenance fee. Further financial details were not disclosed.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Demonstrates 10Gbps Serial Data Transmission at SUPERCOMM 2003
WALLINGFORD, Conn., June 2, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) today announced that Winchester Electronics, a business unit of the Component Technologies sector, will be participating in the Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF) Physical and Link Layer demonstration at SUPERCOMM 2003 in Atlanta, June 1-5. Winchester, an OIF member, will be demonstrating 10Gbps serial data transmission in a backplane environment using its SIP1000 I-Platform(tm) passive interconnect technology.