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Harris & Harris Group announces that Dr. C. Wayne Bardin has joined board of directors.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 6, 1994--Harris & Harris Group Inc. is pleased to announced that Dr. C. Wayne Bardin has joined its board of directors.

Bardin's professional appoinments have included: vice president, The Population Council; Professor of Medicine, Chief of Division of Endocrinology, The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center of Pennsylvania State University; senior investigator, Endocronology Branch, National Cancer Institute; consultant to multiple pharmaceutical companies.

Bardin is experienced in the conduct of fundamental an applied research. He has directed basic and clinical research leading to over 450 publications and patents. He directed development and registration of three copper IUDs including Paragard; a levonorgestrel-releasing IUD; two contraceptive implant systems (NORPLANT(R) and NORPLANT(R)II). He has developed transdermal, injectable, implantable and vaginal drug delivery systems for steroids and peptides for reproductive health care and cancer. He has negotiated 15 licensing and manufacturing agreements. He is currently directing clinical R&D under 18 INDs filed with the U.S. FDA. This work involves more than 4,000 men and women. He has made over 20 pre-NDA presentations to the FDA.

Bardin's honors include: Decorated Commander of the Order of the Lion of Finland; Member, Institute of Medicine; Serono Award, American Society of Andrology; Distinguished Andrologist Award, American Society of Andrology; president The Endocrine Society; Alpha Omega Alpha; American Association of Physicians; American Society for Clinical Investigation.

Bardin has been appointed to editorial boards of 15 journals. He has served on national and international committees and boards for NIH, WHO, the Ford Foundation, and numerous scientific societies.

Since becoming an investment company in late 1992, Harris & Harris Group has emphasized technology transfer and development of corporations founded on proprietary intellectual property. Dr. Bardin brings a wealth of relevant experience to the company's board. Harris & Harris Group Inc. is a closed-end, non-diversified investment company with 9,136,747 common shares issued and outstanding.

CONTACT: Harris & Harris Group Inc., New York

Charles E. Harris, 212/332-3606
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