Harris & Harris Group Notes Solazyme's Launch of Its New Anti-Aging Skincare Line, Algenist(TM)

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

NEW YORK, March 24, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shareholders of Harris & Harris Group (Nasdaq:TINY) may be interested to know that Solazyme, Inc., today launched its AlgenistTM product in 800 Sephora stores in eight countries.  In addition, AlgenistTM will air on QVC at 10:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, March 25, 2011, during "Friday Night Beauty."  Shareholders may also be interested to read an article by Catherine Saint Louis published on March 23, 2011, in the Fashion & Style section of The New York Times, titled "Trolling the Oceans to Combat Aging."  The article discusses the launch by Sephora of the AlgenistTM brand, and it may be accessed at .

Harris & Harris Group is an investor in privately held Solazyme, Inc.

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