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Turnaround Partners, Inc.
Tobin Smith to Appear on `Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly'
HOUSTON, April 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tobin Smith, Chairman of ChangeWave Research, will appear live Sunday night, April 4th at 9:10 pm EDT on Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly. Listeners may call in questions live and toll free to Tobin Smith or Tim Connolly at 1-866-606-TALK (8255). The Business Talk Radio Show may be heard on KSEV AM 700 in Houston, on over 375 affiliate stations nationwide listed at CRN1 www.cableradionetwork.com, or on the Internet at www.businesstalkradio.net. This hour of "Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly" is hosted by Tim Connolly of Corporate Strategies Merchant Bankers (www.corporate-strategies.net). Noted Economist Mike King of Princeton Research provides live technical analysis for the show.
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra LifeSciences Supports Study On Spinal Cord Injuries
PLAINSBORO, N.J., April 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:IART) today announced its participation in a study published last month in the European Journal of Neuroscience. The study concluded that infusing a naturally occurring anti-scarring agent called decorin into the damaged spinal cords of rats suppresses key molecules that block nerve regeneration after spinal cord injury. Integra LifeSciences supported the study through grants and the donation of the genetically engineered form of human decorin utilized in the study.
John H. Harland Company
Harland Announces Date for First-Quarter Results
ATLANTA, April 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- John H. Harland Company (NYSE:JH) announced today that it will report results for the first quarter of 2004 after the market closes on April 20, 2004. Management will conduct a conference call the following morning, Wednesday, April 21st at 10:00 am eastern time.
United States Basketball League
USBL Awards Post-Season Festival To The Kansas Cagerz
MILFORD, Conn., April 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The United States Basketball League, Inc. (USBL) announced today that it has awarded the 12th Annual USBL Post-Season Festival to the Kansas Cagerz franchise. The Post-Season Festival will be held on June 25th, 26th, and 27th at the Bicentennial Center in Salina, Kansas. This is the third time the Cagerz have hosted the Festival, having hosted it in 1999 and 2000.
Transmeridian Exploration, Inc.
Transmeridian Exploration Announces Significant Increases In Resource Estimates For South Alibek Field
HOUSTON, April 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Transmeridian Exploration, Inc. (OTCBB:TMXN) announced today that it has received confirmation of the total resource potential in the South Alibek Field as a result of the recently completed drilling of three wells, SA-1, SA-2 and SA-4 and an extensive geologic and engineering reevaluation of the field. Ryder Scott Company, a US independent engineering company, has been contracted by the Company to provide reserves estimates. As of December 31, 2002 Ryder Scott estimated gross proved reserves of 20.9 million barrels of oil and gross probable resources of 88.5 million barrels of oil. Ryder Scott now estimates 64.7 million barrels of proved oil reserves, three times the previous estimate, and probable recoverable resources of 128.1 million barrels, a 45% increase over previous estimates. Transmeridian Exploration currently owns a 50% interest in the South Alibek Field until the 10% carried working interest reaches payout. The gross ultimate recoverable potential of the field, which includes the proved reserves, probable resources and possible resources, is similarly increased from the previous estimate of 377 million barrels of oil. The extent of the field based on the newly released estimates encompass over 13,000 acres of the 14,111 acre license.