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SBA Communications Corporation
SBA Communications Corporation Agrees to Acquire Light Tower Wireless LLC
BOCA RATON, Fla. and BOXBOROUGH, Mass., July 22, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SBA Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:SBAC) ("SBA" or the "Company") and Light Tower LLC today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which SBA will acquire Light Tower Wireless LLC ("Light Tower Wireless"), the wireless infrastructure subsidiary of Light Tower LLC. Light Tower Wireless owns 340 wireless communication tower sites in 23 states, five managed sites and five distributed antenna system ("DAS") networks. The owned tower sites currently average 2.2 tenants per site. Light Tower Wireless is in the process of developing a number of additional towers and DAS networks.
Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Threshold Pharmaceuticals Presents Encouraging Interim Results From a Phase 1 Clinical Trial of TH-302 for Solid Tumors At AACR Conference On Translational Medicine
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 22, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:THLD) today announced a presentation on its clinical stage hypoxia-activated prodrug, TH-302, at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Centennial Conference on Translational Cancer Medicine: Cancer Clinical Trials and Personalized Medicine, being held July 20-23, 2008, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Monterey, CA. Translational research with the incorporation of laboratory scientific breakthroughs into the medical treatment of cancer is a priority of the AACR which views this conference, and others like it, as a forum for current advances in translational cancer medicine and progress against cancer.
Bell Microproducts Inc.
Bell Microproducts Expands Acton Integration Center
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 22, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Bell Microproducts Inc. (Pink Sheets:BELM), one of the world's largest value-added distributors of storage and computing technology, today announced the expansion of its facility in Acton, Mass. An increase in value-add business on the East Coast coupled with the increasing production needs of existing key customers prompted management to nearly double the manufacturing floor space from 25,000 to 40,000 square feet.