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Gunilla Rudebjer New Chief Financial Officer for Observer
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gunilla Rudebjer has been recruited as new CFO for Observer AB. Gunilla is currently CFO for Parks & Resorts Scandinavia AB. Previously she has held the same positions at the Swedish-based tour operator Fritidsresegruppen and the IT consultancy Mandator, listed at Stockholmsborsen.
Crucell announces STAR(TM) Arrangement with Medarex
LEIDEN, Netherlands, June 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch biotechnology company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) announced today that it has started an evaluation program with Medarex, Inc., based in Princeton, New Jersey, to optimize the application of Crucell's STAR(TM) technology in bioreactor culture. The program will be performed with a fully human antibody developed using Medarex's UltiMAb(R) technology. Further details were not disclosed.
MorphoSys Grants ImmunoGen Access to HuCAL GOLD
MARTINSRIED, Germany, June 1, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- MorphoSys AG (Frankfurt Stock Exchange:MOR) (Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX) announced today that the US biotechnology company, ImmunoGen Inc., has licensed access to the MorphoSys HuCAL GOLD(R) library for use in ImmunoGen's internal target research programs. ImmunoGen will pay MorphoSys subscription fees during the one-year term of the agreement. Further financial details were not disclosed.
Emulex Showcases 4Gb/s Storage Infrastructure Solutions at Taiwan's Computex Taipei 2005
COSTA MESA, Calif. and TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the industry's preeminent source for a broad range of advanced storage networking infrastructure solutions, will showcase its recently announced 4Gb/s products portfolio at Computex Taipei, May 31-June 4, at the Taipei World Trade Center Taiwan in Stand No. C0829. Emulex is taking a leadership position in bringing 4Gb/s technology to market and is teaming with its OEM customers to bring its 4Gb/s connectivity solutions to market.
XsunX Produces Transparent Solar Cell on Thin-Film Plastic
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., May 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- XsunX, Inc. (OTCBB:XSNX), developer of Power Glass(TM), an innovative solar technology that allows glass windows to produce electricity from the power of the sun, announced today that its recent success in the development of low temperature manufacturing techniques has allowed the Company to produce its first transparent solar cell on inexpensive true thin-film plastic.
Mayfair Mining and Minerals, Inc.
Mayfair Mining & Minerals, Inc. Enters a Contract of Association with an Angolan Company
NEW YORK, May 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mayfair Mining & Minerals, Inc. (OTCBB:MFMM) is pleased to announce that, in its continuing review of mining projects within the Southern African Development Community, it has carried out an initial appraisal of the country of Angola -- its mining laws, mining potential and license availability. Angola is a country rich in resources, such as oil and diamonds, as well as many other economic minerals. The current policy of the Ministry of Mines is to encourage development away from the core oil and diamond industries and to promote development of the considerable economic potential of the country. Many projects in Angola have now been evaluated by Dr. Michael Smith, Director and Vice President of Mayfair Mining & Minerals, Inc. ("Mayfair").