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2010-05-13 12:49:00

BALTIMORE, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsis International Ltd. announced today that Celsis In Vitro, Inc. ("Celsis IVT") has reached a settlement agreement with XenoTech, LLC, Sekisui Chemical Co. Ltd., and Sekisui Medical Co. Ltd. in a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Celsis IVT on February 2, 2010. The lawsuit involved a patent owned by Celsis IVT relating to processes for producing its LiverPool(TM) products. The LiverPool products are multi-cryopreserved, pooled hepatocyte products...

2010-04-26 11:05:00

BEIJING, April 26 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- With reference to the article published on the Sunday Mirror dated April 24, 2010 quoting Mr. Kenneth Huang regarding his investment interest in Liverpool Football Club ("Liverpool FC"), Mr. Huang would like to clarify that he did not speak with the newspaper nor the reporter and did not make the statements attributed to him. Mr. Huang would not make any comment in relation to the Liverpool FC. SOURCE QSL Sports Limited

2010-02-08 13:49:00

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- S.H. BELL Company, a leader in the storage, handling, and final distribution of metals, minerals, and semi-finished industrial materials, has entered into a voluntary agreement with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to further enhance emission controls at its facilities in East Liverpool, OH. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100208/NE46591LOGO ) "Since it began its operations in East Liverpool in the early 1960s, S.H....

2009-12-30 16:18:00

GUADALAJARA and JALISCO, Mexico, Dec. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: PAC; BMV: GAP) ("the Company" or "GAP") announced today that on December 28, 2009, the new maximum tariffs were published in the Diario Oficial de la Federacion (Official Gazette of the Federation) which are for a five-year period (2010-2014). These new maximum tariffs were applicable to the airports located in the following cities: Aguascalientes (AGU), Guanajuato...

2009-12-09 14:45:00

A specialized camera on a telescope operated by U.K. astronomers from Liverpool has made the first measurement of magnetic fields in the afterglow of a gamma-ray burst (GRB). The result is reported in the Dec. 10 issue of Nature magazine by the team of Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) astronomers who built and operate the telescope and its unique scientific camera, named RINGO. The burst occurred January 2, 2009. NASA's Swift satellite observed its position and immediately notified...

2009-10-20 09:49:00

BALTIMORE, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsis International is pleased to announce that the United States Patent and Trademark Office today issued U.S. Patent No. 7,604,929 to Celsis In Vitro Technologies (Celsis IVT). This patent generally covers processes by which the company creates its unique LiverPool(TM) products for drug discovery research. The pooling process combines primary cells from multiple donors to create large lots with targeted activity levels. The resulting LiverPool...

2009-09-25 02:49:00

MAASTRICHT, The Netherlands, September 25 /PRNewswire/ -- - Q-Park Liverpool ONE 'Champions of Europe' The 2000-space car park that opened in 2008 was chosen to be winner by the European Parking Association (EPA), for its first class innovative design, ultra modern feel and light airy atmosphere. The high profile awards ceremony was held at the EPA congress in Vienna, Austria and the Liverpool ONE parking destination was praised for its high ceilings and striking spiral...

2009-08-29 00:04:03

A new ferry terminal in Liverpool has won the Carbuncle Cup for this year's ugliest building in Britain. The winners were announced Thursday by Building Design, a Web site for architects. The runners-up were both university buildings, the Make's Amenity Building at the University of Nottingham and the Queen Margaret University campus in Lothian, Scotland. The Pier Head Ferry Terminal, which incorporates a Beatles museum, won because the judges regarded it as a blot on its site, a waterfront...

2009-07-30 14:05:00

NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Forest Products Transport Association (IFPTA) and RISI announced today a number of initiatives to help reduce the cost of attending the upcoming PPI Transport Symposium 18. The event will be held in Liverpool, England, from 6-9 October 2009. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090730/NE54643 ) Attendees will benefit from the following cost reductions when they sign up for PPI Transport Symposium: A 200 Euro discount on the...

2009-04-22 09:00:00

Winner will Perform on the Stage that Made The Beatles Famous in Liverpool LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Courier-Journal.com Abbey Road on the River is launching the world's biggest Beatles song singing competition, sponsored by the Hard Days Night Hotel (Liverpool), named after Ringo Starr's Act Naturally lyric "They're Gonna Make a Big Star Out of Me." With shows like American Idol and Britain's Got Talent capturing the world's attention, it's time Abbey Road on the River...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.