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OmegaMetrix Pioneers Fatty Acid Testing Capabilities
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- OmegaMetrix announces the availability of trans fat testing and complete fatty acid profiles as additional blood testing options to its OMX-3, the Omega-3 Index, test. The addition of these tests provides people with a way to assess their risk for heart disease by monitoring trans fat and other fatty acids that impact LDL (bad cholesterol) levels and HDL (good cholesterol) levels.
OTC Stock Review Issues Report on REGI U.S., Inc. -- RGUS
ATLANTA, Feb. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- OTC Stock Review announces that it has initiated coverage of REGI U.S., Inc. (OTCBB:RGUS). REGI U.S. is in the business of designing, developing, and manufacturing axial vane type rotary engines for commercial and civilian applications. Jointly with parent company Reg Technologies, Inc, REGI U.S., Inc. owns the marketing and intellectual rights to the Rand Cam rotary technology.
Technest Holdings, Inc.
Technest Holdings Reports Backlog of $48.45 Million for: Remote Sensor Technology, Chemical Detection, Intelligent Surveillance and Advanced 3D Imaging Technology
BOSTON, Feb. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Technest Holdings, Inc. (www.technestholdings.com) (OTCBB:TCNH), a defense and homeland security company transforming advanced laboratory technology into real-world products, announced today that as of January 31, 2006, it had corporate funded backlog of $48.45 million.
Toyota Motor North America, Inc.
Toyota Launches Literacy Program for Hispanic and Other Immigrant Families in Shelby County
SHELBY COUNTY, Ala., Feb. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toyota today announced that three Shelby County schools will be the newest sites for its successful Toyota Family Literacy Program (TFLP). TFLP -- the first nationwide program of its kind to focus on the needs of Hispanic and other immigrant families -- is coordinated by the National Center for Family Literacy (NCFL), the country's leading advocate for family literacy. Shelby County Schools will receive a total contribution of nearly $600,000 from Toyota, including a $350,000 grant to launch programs at Valley Elementary School, Creek View Elementary School and Meadow View Elementary School. Toyota will also provide funding for three years of comprehensive support from NCFL including training, educational materials and assistance in launching the programs.
Roberts Realty Investors, Inc.
Roberts Realty Investors, Inc. Announces Management Change
ATLANTA, Feb. 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Roberts Realty Investors, Inc. (AMEX:RPI) announces that on February 21, 2006, Michael A. Quinlan and the company's Board of Directors mutually agreed that Mr. Quinlan will resign his position as Chief Financial Officer, Secretary, and Treasurer effective April 14, 2006. Mr. Quinlan will work with the company's independent auditors and outside legal counsel to complete the company's filing of both its Annual Report on Form 10-K with the SEC and its federal and state tax returns with the appropriate tax authorities before leaving. The company has commenced a search for Mr. Quinlan's replacement.