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Lucas Energy Announces Cost Reduction Program
HOUSTON, March 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lucas Energy, Inc. (NYSE Amex:LEI) ("the Company), an independent oil and gas company based in Houston, Texas announced today it has implemented cost reduction initiatives.
Power Medical Interventions, Inc.
First-of-its-Kind Natural Orifice Surgical Procedure Performed Using Power Medical Interventions(r) Intelligent Surgical Instruments(tm)
LANGHORNE, Pa., March 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Power Medical Interventions(r), Inc. (Nasdaq:PMII), a leader in developing and commercializing Intelligent Surgical Instruments(tm), announced today that surgeons in Japan used the company's surgical instruments to successfully remove a gastric submucosal tumor (SMT) through a patient's vagina. This novel procedure, known as a transvaginal NOTES(r) (Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery) partial gastrectomy, was the fourth ever of its kind. All four of these procedures have been conducted by Kiyokazu Nakajima, M.D., and Toshirou Nishida, M.D., of Osaka University using Power Medical Interventions' (PMI's) Intelligent Surgical Instruments. A study reporting the results of the first two procedures has been accepted for publication in an upcoming edition of Surgical Endoscopy, a leading peer-reviewed journal.
TASER International, Inc.
TASER International Goes to Market With New TASER Shockwave Area Denial System
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR), a leading provider of technology solutions and the market leader in electronic control devices (ECDs), today announced that it will begin selling the TASER(r) Shockwave(tm) area denial system to tactical law enforcement, corrections, homeland security, critical infrastructure and military customers on March 31, 2009.
Outokumpu delivers stainless steel to chemical tankers in China
March 30, 2009 at 14.30 pm
Outokumpu has signed a contract with Yangzi Shipbuilding Industry in China to
deliver the stainless steel special grade Duplex 2205 to four ships of 3 600
DWT each. The ships will be carrying acids, for example phosphoric and
The contract includes a total of 1 200 tons of stainless steel plate that will
be used to manufacture the big tanks inside the ships. The deliveries will take
place from April to November 2009.
Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc.
Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. Succeeds in Attaining Higher Levels of Transient Expression of Targeted DNA
LANSING, Mich., March 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. (OTCBB:KBLB) is very pleased to report that scientists working in the Company's sponsored research program at the University of Notre Dame have succeeded in significantly increasing the number and proportion of DNA insertions which yield transient expression of the Company's targeted marker protein. "These results, which are occurring in the latest generation of genetic insertions performed in the laboratory, are very exciting, and we believe that it is further evidence that the research team is on the right track," said CEO Kim K. Thompson.
Passage of Time Shows Up Vision of Green Leader
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Twenty-three years back a company, Papros Inc., was formed with a vision to create and offer advanced technologies at economical prices to drive a green marketplace. The mission and slogan of the company formed then was "Optimizing the Greenback and the Green Environment." In the last few years there has been an upsurge in companies adopting green processes, green technologies and even green as part of their names. All of this is a clear, unequivocal and irrefutable acclamation of Papros Inc.'s vision as a Green Leader. Papros Inc. is pleased, excited and honored to bring such breadth and depth of experience to enable seamless solutions for its clients.