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Astex Announces Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Collaboration with AstraZeneca
CAMBRIDGE, U.K., March 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Astex Technology, the structure-based drug discovery company, today announced a collaboration with AstraZeneca. The agreement relates to the discovery of novel drugs against a key protein target implicated in Alzheimer's disease. AstraZeneca will fund Astex's research programme and will provide milestone payments of approximately $40m, in addition to royalties based on sales of an approved product.
MoneyTV, Week of 2/28
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- MoneyTV is the nationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, profiling emerging-growth companies (http://www.moneytv.net), featuring informative interviews with the CEOs, insights into their operations and outlooks for their futures.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
First Class Action Suit on Behalf of Purchasers of Koninklijke Ahold N.V. d/b/a Royal Ahold, Inc. Securities between May 15, 2001 and February 21, 2003 Filed by Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. -- AHO
BALTIMORE, Feb. 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- On February 25, 2003, Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. commenced a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Koninklijke Ahold N.V. d/b/a Royal Ahold, Inc. ("AHOLD" or the "Company") (NYSE:AHO) between May 15, 2001 and February 21, 2003, inclusive, (the "Class Period") against defendants AHOLD, certain of its officers and directors, and its accountants, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu.