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Players Network Announces Living Vegas Channel
LAS VEGAS, July 16, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Players Network (OTCBB:PNTV), the leading Digital Media Network dedicated to Las Vegas Entertainment and the Gaming Lifestyle, today released new details about Living Vegas, their fourth channel, set to launch on their existing distribution of 142 million homes worldwide on cable television and broadband platforms.
Penwest Pharmaceuticals Co.
Penwest Announces Results of Phase Ib Trial of A0001
DANBURY, Conn., July 16, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Penwest Pharmaceuticals Co. (Nasdaq:PPCO) today announced the results of its Phase Ib clinical trial of A0001, a compound the Company is developing for the treatment of mitochondrial diseases. Drs. Amale Hawi, Senior Vice President, Pharmaceutical Development, and Thomas Sciascia, Senior Vice President & Chief Medical Officer, will be presenting these results at the Friedreich's Ataxia Therapeutics Meeting on Friday, July 17, 2009, in Philadelphia, PA.
BioForm Medical, Inc.
BioForm Medical Receives FDA Approval for Mixing Lidocaine With RADIESSE(r) Dermal Filler
SAN MATEO, Calif., July 16, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BioForm Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq:BFRM) today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for a method of mixing RADIESSE(r) dermal filler with lidocaine, which, in clinical trials, has demonstrated an improvement in patient comfort and an increase in patient satisfaction with RADIESSE dermal filler procedures. BioForm Medical will immediately begin commercial efforts to educate physicians to use this method of mixing RADIESSE dermal filler with lidocaine.
Optex Systems Holdings, Inc.
Optex Systems Receives Invitation to Participate in the 2nd Annual Heavy Vehicles Summit
RICHARDSON, Texas, July 16, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Optex Systems Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:OPXS), a leading manufacturer of optical sighting systems and assemblies primarily for Department of Defense applications, today announced that they received an invitation from the Institute for Defense and Government Advancement (IDGA) to be a participant in the 2nd Annual Heavy Vehicles Summit. The Second Annual Heavy Vehicle Summit, www.heavyvehiclessummit.com, will be held on September 14th -16th in Vienna, Virginia.
Goldleaf Financial Solutions, Inc.
1st Century Bank Selects Goldleaf ACH Solution
ATLANTA, July 16, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Goldleaf Financial Solutions Inc. (Nasdaq:GFSI), a provider of integrated technology-based solutions designed to improve the performance of financial institutions, today announced that Los Angeles-based 1st Century Bank has selected the company's Automated Clearing House (ACH) solution.
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation
Integra LifeSciences Expands Uni-CP Compression System Product Range for Mid and Hindfoot Reconstruction
PLAINSBORO, N.J., July 16, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) announced today that it will release multiple product line extensions to the Uni-CP(TM) Compression System. The Uni-CP(TM) Compression System has U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance in the United States and a CE Mark Certification in the European Union. Integra will feature the product line extensions at the 25th Annual Summer Meeting of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, July 15-18, 2009, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.