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Colorcon Announces New On-Tablet Laser Inscription Technology to Protect Patients and Prevent Counterfeiting
WEST POINT, Pa., Aug. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Colorcon, a world leader in solid-dose design, formulation and tablet identification technologies, announces the intent of its Brand Enhancement Services Team to commercialize a new method to help pharmaceutical and nutritional supplement companies protect their brands from counterfeiting, prevent medication error, improve tablet traceability, and ultimately protect patients. The method incorporates a new on-tablet laser inscription technique, DataLase Pharmamark(TM), licensed from DataLase, to be used on film coated tablets. The film coatings will include a proprietary additive that induces a color change in the film coating precisely at locations on the tablet surface exposed to a low-power, DataLase-approved CO2 laser. The technique can facilitate identification control of every single tablet, from the time it leaves the manufacturing plant to the time the patient takes it.
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Tyson Launches Interactive Website
SPRINGDALE, Ark., Aug. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) has launched a new interactive website designed to help promote the company's new 100% All Natural(tm) Fresh Chicken Raised Without Antibiotics.
Msnbc.com Launches Online Advertising Network
REDMOND, Wash. and NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Msnbc.com today launched online vertical advertising networks for TODAYshow.com, "TODAY's" home on the Internet, and its Politics section, politics.msnbc.com, via a partnership with Pulse 360 for its Publisher's Vertical Network(tm) (PVN).
American Dental Association Award for Dental Research Pioneer Shows Need for Lantis Laser
DENVILLE, N.J., Aug. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Lantis Laser Inc., (Pink Sheets:LLSR) (http://www.lantislaser.com) with exclusive rights to the application of Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) imaging technology in the field of dentistry, points out that a recent award by the American Dental Association (ADA) to a research pioneer in the field of caries, highlights the need for Lantis' OCT Dental Imaging System(tm) for early detection of decay.