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Universal Detection Technology
Universal Detection Technology Receives Guarantee for Purchase of 40 Bioterrorism Detection Kits to Various Defense and Security Agencies
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Universal Detection Technology (http://www.udetection.com) (OTCBB:UDTT), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies to protect people from bioterrorism and other infectious health threats and provider of counter-terrorism consulting and training services announced that it has received a guarantee from Security Solutions International (SSI) for purchase of 40 bioterrorism detection kits during the upcoming counter terrorism conference in Sarasota, hosted by the Sarasota Sheriff's office. The Kits will be delivered to a number of security agencies through SSI as part of participation in the upcoming counterterrorism training.
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra LifeSciences Launches AEON Shape Memory Implant at 2007 American Podiatric Medical Association Annual Scientific Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
PLAINSBORO, N.J., Aug. 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) announced today that it has signed an agreement with InteliFUSE, Inc. to distribute its patented shape memory implant and activation system in the U.S. and Canada and will showcase the AEON Shape Memory Implant at 2007 American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) Annual Scientific Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 16-19, 2007. The AEON Shape Memory Implant, a nitinol "smart" shape memory staple, has an FDA clearance for use in many orthopaedic indications, including surgeries for the foot, ankle, hand and wrist, as an alternative to rods, nails, screws and wires. The AEON Shape Memory Implant will be available in sizes, gauges and designs appropriate to several fixation and fusion indications.