HARBIN, China, May 27 China KangtaiCactus Biotech Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: CKGT), a verticallyintegrated grower, developer, manufacturer and marketer of a variety ofcactus-based consumer products in China, announced today that its wholly-ownedsubsidiary Harbin Hainan Kangda Cactus Hygienical Foods Co., Ltd. (the''Company'') has been granted The National Invention Patent of China, a keypatent for the nutritional use of cactus to enhance the immune system throughits ability to prevent infection and anti-inflammatory diseases. The Companywas previously awarded two patents for Cactus Cattle Feed and Cactus Fish Feedby the State Intellectual Property Office and has five patents pending. Theseinclude Cactus Poultry Feed, Cactus Pig Feed, Cactus Cattle Feed Additives,Cactus Poultry Feed Additives and Cactus Pig Feed Additives.
''We are pleased to be awarded this key patent, which builds on theCompany's strong intellectual property position,'' said Jinjiang Wang,President of China Kangtai Cactus. ''This patent protects the investments wehave made in developing a portfolio of cactus-based consumer products in Chinaand provides additional recognition of our leading position in themarketplace.''
The Company has also entered into a long term cooperation agreementrelated to the research and development of animal feed with The State Ministryof Agriculture Feed Industry Center. This cooperation combines science andtechnology, full range equipment, and will allow the Company's scientificresearch personnel to collaborate with the information resources of The StateMinistry of Agriculture Feed Industry Center.
The combined development teams will further study animal nutrition andimmunology, which have been the basis for the development of cactus feed andcactus feed additives with different formulas. The success with animalstudies led to the development of the products that the Company will market inshort future. The parties will further study this area in order to developadditional products. This project has been listed as the National SparkingPlan Project and has obtained the Approval Certificate of Outcome ofScientific Technology that awarded by Committee of Science and Technology ofHeilongjiang Province in June 2004.For more information, please contact: Chengzhi Wang General Manager China Kangtai Cactus Biotech, Inc. Tel: +86-158-0451-2893 Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.biocactus.com Investor Relations: Dan Schustack CEOcast, Inc. China Kangtai Cactus Tel: +1-212-732-4300 Email: [email protected]
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