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Star Gas Partners Investors Have Until Monday December 20, 2004 to Seek Appointment as Lead Plaintiff -- SGU
NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- According to Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com), which has filed a class action lawsuit against Star Gas Partners, L.P. ("Star Gas" or the "Company") (NYSE:SGU) and two of the Company's senior officers, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased the securities of Star Gas during the period between December 4, 2003 through October 18, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period"), investors have until Monday December 20, 2004 to seek appointment by the Court as one of the lead plaintiffs in this action.
Millennium Natural Health
Millennium Natural Health Launches New Natural Health Supplements Web Site
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich., Nov. 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Millennium Natural Health, a growing Oakland County health and wellness company, announced today it has launched a new corporate web site http://www.millenniumnaturalhealth.com. The web site offers premium nutritional supplements, such as antioxidants that help prevent cancer, herbal supplements, and a variety of other vitamins and minerals. The site also provides educational resources such as articles and other materials that provide information about health and wellness.
Bodelin ProScope CSI used on 'CSI'
SEATTLE, Nov. 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bodelin Technologies, makers of the ProScope handheld USB digital microscope, have shipped the CBS-TV series "CSI: NY" its own ProScope CSI kit, at the request of the production company, to be used in filming. The ProScope kit has long been a mainstay of "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" and "CSI: Miami" because of its actual use by federal, state and municipal forensic investigators worldwide. The great success of the "CSI" series of dramas has given rise to a new interest in investigative science study in the K-12 classroom. Over 89,000 schools all over the world from first grade to universities use this same ProScope kit in science studies. Apple Computer now carries the ProScope kit in its science education bundles complete with CSI curriculum.
Dr. Patrick Barnabe Appointed President of Viropro Pharma Immediately
MONTREAL, Nov. 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viropro, Inc. (OTCBB:VPRO) is very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Patrick Barnabe to the key position of President of its wholly owned subsidiary Viropro Pharma. Dr. Barnabe will oversee the various activities of Viropro Pharma, including scientific affairs, strategic global planning, implementation and set-up of the financial strategy to encompass the short, mid and long term development of the company toward its growth in the international markets, as per the earlier goals established by the founders of the company.
Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania
David C. U'Prichard, Ph.D. Elected to Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania's (BFTP/SEP) Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- David C. U'Prichard, Ph.D. venture partner of Apax Partners Ltd. in the United Kingdom (UK), and president of Druid Consulting LLC, was recently elected to Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania's Board of Directors. Dr. U'Prichard, who will serve through January 2006, brings more than 30 years of experience working in the biochemical, life sciences, and pharmaceutical fields.