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Crown Castle International Corp.
Crown Castle International Announces First Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule
HOUSTON, April 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:CCI) today announced plans to release its first quarter 2008 results on Wednesday, April 23, 2008 after the market closes. In conjunction with the release, Crown Castle has scheduled a conference call for Thursday, April 24, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. eastern time. The conference call may be accessed by dialing 303-262-2175 and asking for the Crown Castle call at least 10 minutes prior to the start time or live over the Internet by logging on to the web at www.crowncastle.com.
Athersys to Host First Quarter 2008 Financial Results Call
CLEVELAND, April 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Athersys, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATHX) today announced it will release its first quarter 2008 financial results at approximately 4:00 PM (Eastern Time) on Thursday, May 8, 2008, and host a conference call shortly thereafter at 4:30 PM (Eastern Time) to review the results. Gil Van Bokkelen, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and William (B.J.) Lehmann, President and Chief Operating Officer, will host the call.
American Mold Guard, Inc.
American Mold Guard Receives Notification From NASDAQ Regarding Delisting
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif., April 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- American Mold Guard, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMGI) announced today that on April 9, 2008 it received a determination letter from the staff of The Nasdaq Stock Market (the "Staff") stating that the Staff has determined to delist American Mold Guard's securities from the Nasdaq Capital Market. Accordingly, unless the company requests an appeal of the Staff's determination, trading of American Mold Guard's securities will be suspended at the opening of business on April 18, 2008 and a Form 25-NSE will be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which will remove American Mold Guard's securities from listing and registration on The Nasdaq Stock Market.
Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Lexicon Presents Clinical Data for LX6171, a Drug Candidate for Cognitive Disorders
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, April 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:LXRX), a leader in genomics-based drug discovery, presented data today describing the target of LX6171 and initial Phase 1 clinical results at the American Academy of Neurology in Chicago. LX6171 is an internally-developed compound under evaluation by the company as a potential treatment for cognitive disorders. LX6171, currently in Phase 2 clinical testing, is one of four programs in human clinical trials as part of Lexicon's 10TO10 program.
Bear Stearns Employees and Investors Dealt Another Setback Announces Scott+Scott LLP
NEW YORK, April 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Employees and investors of The Bear Stearns Companies, Inc. (NYSE:BSC) were dealt another setback on news that profit fell 79% in the company's fiscal first quarter and that there would likely be impairment charges taken by the company in the second quarter. On Friday after the market closed, Bear Stearns disclosed that it will incur about $288 million in charges in the second quarter tied to write-downs in goodwill and losses tied to a municipal bond program. Bear Stearns stock price closed at $10.11 per share yesterday afternoon. Just one year ago, Bear Stearns stock traded at just under $160 per share.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Air Lines to Donate Record 2,250 Handmade Quilts to Primary Children's Medical Center
SALT LAKE CITY, April 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) employees today presented Primary Children's Medical Center with a gift of more than 2,250 handmade quilts during ceremonies at the Energy Solutions Arena in Salt Lake City. In a breathtaking visual display, the facility's entire playing surface and much of its lower level seating area were draped with the colorful bedcovers that were later delivered to the hospital and will be given to young patients requiring extended stays away from home. "This project began as a labor of love for our flight attendants here in Salt Lake City, and it has continued to grow each year," said Cindy Atkinson, manager - Delta In-Flight Service. "Now, we have participation from Delta employees, their families and friends from all over the world."