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PGT, Inc. Announces 2009 Second Quarter and First Half Results Conference Call
VENICE, Fla., July 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PGT, Inc. (Nasdaq:PGTI) will host a conference call on Thursday, August 6, 2009, to discuss the company's 2009 second quarter and first half results as well as other business matters. The teleconference will begin at 10:30 a.m. Eastern time and will be hosted by Rod Hershberger, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jeff Jackson, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. A copy of the company's press release announcing its earnings and other financial information for the period will be made available after the market closes on Wednesday, August 5, 2009, on the Investors' section of the PGT, Inc. website, www.pgtinc.com.
Myriad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Established as an Independent Pharmaceutical Development Company
SALT LAKE CITY, July 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Myriad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MPI) today announced that it has completed its previously announced spin-off from Myriad Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq:MYGN) as of 11:59 p.m. last evening. MPI's common stock will begin "regular way" trading today on the NASDAQ Global Market under the ticker symbol (Nasdaq:MYRX). Myriad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel, small molecule drugs that address severe medical conditions, including cancer and HIV infection. Myriad Pharmaceuticals' clinical development programs include clinical and pre-clinical product candidates with distinct mechanisms of action and novel chemical structures that have the potential to be first-in-class and/or best-in-class therapeutics.
Microsemi Introduces Power MOSFET With Highest Voltage in Superjunction Technology
IRVINE, Calif., July 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading manufacturer of high performance integrated circuits and high reliability semiconductors, has introduced a 900V COOLMOS(tm) switching MOSFET for high power, high performance applications including power factor correction, server and telecom power systems, solar inverters, arc welding, plasma cutting, battery chargers, medical, semiconductor capital equipment and induction heating.