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2008-12-16 17:45:00

VANCOUVER, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Response Biomedical Corporation (TSX: RBM, OTCBB: RPBIF) today announced that Robert Pilz, Chief Financial Officer and Vice President Finance, has left the Company. Livleen Kaler, Director, Finance and Administration will assume the duties of Mr. Pilz, effective today. About Response Biomedical Response Biomedical develops, manufactures and markets rapid on-site diagnostic tests for use with its RAMP(R) Platform for clinical and environmental...

2008-10-23 09:00:28

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/765597/chemicals_manageme) has announced the addition of the "Chemicals Management After REACH: A Business Guide" report to their offering. We are getting excellent feedback on this report, a revised 2008 edition of which is now available. It has an update on the REACH Implementation Projects and improved hyperlinks for further information in a complimentary electronic version available to customers as soon as they place...

2008-10-16 09:00:37

Torrent Energy Corporation (OTCBB: TRENQ) today announced that the Bankruptcy Court has approved bid procedures for the Company's asset sale, including a minimum bid amount of $4.55 million for substantially all the assets of the Company, and a bid due date of November 7, 2008. Additionally, the Company reported updated frac production testing results from its Coos Bay operations. Court Approves Sale of Assets Under the asset sale bidding procedures approved by the Bankruptcy Court, all...

2008-10-03 18:00:26

By Joe Riley WHEN is an answer in a school test wrong? When it is incorrect. Except in the view of the qualifications and curriculum authority, which has destroyed its own credibility with soft-option marking advice in the key stage 3 science test taken by 600,000 14- year-olds. Experts are furious at the leniency of guidelines, and are demanding an inquiry. Yet another example of a system geared to eradicate any concept of failure. Is it any wonder that top universities are...

2008-08-26 03:00:20

By Hunt, Gene Abstract.- The problem of gradual versus punctuated change within phyletic lineages can be understood in terms of the homogeneity of evolutionary dynamics. Hypotheses of punctuated change imply that the rules governing evolutionary change shift over time such that the normal dynamics of stasis are temporarily suspended, permitting a period of net evolutionary change. Such explanations are members of a larger class of models in which evolutionary dynamics are in some way...

2008-08-13 09:00:48

BROWNSTONE RESOURCES INC. (PINKSHEETS: BWNR) reports that a total of five surface samples from the "LS GRANDE" property in northern Arizona were collected for the purpose of analysis for gold mineralization. The five samples were submitted for assaying, with all samples returning positive results indicating the presence of gold. The five samples were submitted to a lab in Vancouver, BC for "gold (Au) by fire assay" from a 1 A.T. sample, with a "bead" sample type. Based on the historical...

2008-08-07 09:01:05

Cytori Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYTX) will release financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2008 on Friday, Aug 8th at approximately 7:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). The company will host a conference call with management at 10:30 a.m. EDT to discuss the results and provide an update on the business. The audio webcast of the conference call may be accessed under "Events & Webcasts" in the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at www.cytoritx.com. The...

2008-07-24 18:00:12

By Kimberly S. Wetzel, Contra Costa Times, Walnut Creek, Calif. Jul. 24--Here's a word problem with an answer that might surprise: Who does better in math, boys or girls? A. Boys B. Girls C. On average, they both perform the same The answer, according to researchers at UC Berkeley and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is C. Girls, who historically lagged in math, now do just as well as their male counterparts in all grades in solving those algebra equations and word...

2008-07-15 09:01:06

BROWNSTONE RESOURCES INC. (PINKSHEETS: BWNR) is pleased to announce that the company has completed their option payments to date as required for the earn in portion of the "LS Grande" gold/silver/copper property, located in NE Arizona. Additionally, Brownstone has received the "Phase One" development plan for the LS Grande, and is in the process of reviewing the plan for approval. Management anticipates final approval of the plan within the next few days. "We are really excited about the...

2008-07-01 06:00:31

By Jim Carnes, The Sacramento Bee, Calif. Jul. 1--Roseville's Magic Circle Theatre chose the obvious -- and absolutely right -- person to choreograph "A Chorus Line," the musical that follows dancers trying out for a Broadway production while offering a metaphor for life's successes and disappointments. The choice was Pepper Von, who has lived all the parts in this storied musical. He's been through the "interviews from hell." He's won roles and lost a few -- including one in "A Chorus...


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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
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