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Law Offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Atherogenics, Inc. -- AGIX
BALA CYNWYD, Penn., Jan. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC today announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of shareholders who purchased the common stock and other securities of Atherogenics, Inc. ("Atherogenics" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:AGIX), between September 28, 2004 and December 31, 2004 inclusive (the "Class Period"). The class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
ViroPharma Announces Submission of Investigational New Drug Application for HCV-796
EXTON, Pa., Jan. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq:VPHM) today announced that its partner in the development of antiviral compounds targeting hepatitis C (HCV), Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, a division of Wyeth (NYSE:WYE) has submitted an investigational new drug (IND) application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to evaluate ViroPharma's compound HCV-796, a novel polymerase inhibitor, as a potential new product to treat hepatitis C. Under this IND, a protocol has been prepared to assess the safety and tolerability of HCV-796 in healthy adult volunteers, as well as to gather pharmacokinetic data. Preclinical studies have shown HCV-796 may be more potent than other anti-HCV compounds developed to date between the two companies.
Maxent USA Drives High-Definition Video to The Masses With Integration of ATSC Receivers Into Flat Panel Digital Displays
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Maxent USA(tm), a leading provider of value-priced flat-panel display solutions for consumers, today announced that it will begin integrating ATSC receivers into its popular family of affordable, value-packed flat-panel digital displays in Q2 2005, enabling consumers to be able to enjoy high-definition digital content from their cable television providers without the need for an external high-definition converter box. The Smart Card-ready Maxent displays will support high-definition video content from cable providers nationwide.
Launch of High-Performance Sampo Professional Flat-Panel Digital Displays at CES 2005 Marks Reintroduction of Brand Into Market
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sampo, a leading provider of high-end, value-packed flat-panel display solutions for the commercial, education and government sectors, and home theater environments, officially reintroduces the Sampo brand into the digital display market with the launch of the 2005 Sampo Professional line of high-performance, feature-rich flat panel digital displays. Designed to support demanding applications in the commercial, government and education (CEG) sectors, and home theater applications, Sampo Professional displays deliver best-of-class versatility, performance and value.
Olixir Technologies Brings Speed and Reliability to Data Backup and Disaster Storage With Launch of Ruggedized Enterprise-Class Hard Drive Storage System
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Olixir Technologies, a provider of technologically advanced ruggedized, portable data storage solutions, today announced the launch of FastRestore Enterprise, the first true 100 percent disk-based enterprise-class backup and disaster recovery solution. Utilizing Olixir's popular ruggedized portable hard drives, which users can rotate and archive offsite instead of tape, the FastRestore Enterprise provides companies of all sizes with a complete scalable, high-performance, reliable storage solution in capacities ranging from 500 GB to 1.2 TB native, and up to 2.4 TB with compression.
Olixir Technologies Expands Mobile DataVault Family Of Durable Hard Drives With Launch Of Ultra-Rugged Portable External Hard Drive
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Olixir Technologies, a provider of technologically advanced ruggedized, portable data storage solutions, today expanded its popular Mobile DataVault family of ruggedized external hard drives with the launch of the Mobile DataVault 2LX External Hard Drive at the 2005 Consumer Electronics Show. The first product to be released in Olixir's new ultra-rugged Mobile DataVault Series 2 product line, the Mobile DataVault 2LX, exceeds the MIL-STD-810F transit drop test requirements (Method 516, Procedure IV) establishing a new level of ruggedization for external data storage devices.
Sampo Launches Reseller Program For Installers and Resellers Targeting Commercial, Education and Government Channels
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sampo, a leading provider of high-end, value-packed flat-panel display solutions for the commercial, education and government sectors, and home theater environments, today announced the launch of Sampo Professional Advantage, a value-packed reseller program designed for resellers, dealers, integrators, contractors, and architects who serve the CEG (corporate, educational and government) channels and home theater environments.
Olixir Technologies Expands Line of Ruggedized, Portable 3.5-Inch Hard Disk Drives With Launch of High-Capacity Ruggedized 400 GB Portable External Hard Drive
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Olixir Technologies, a provider of technologically advanced ruggedized, portable data storage solutions, today introduced the expansion of its popular Mobile DataVault 3DX family with the launch of its 400 GB portable drive, a compact, ultra-rugged 3.5-inch portable hard disk drive targeted at solving the data backup and disaster recovery needs of growing businesses, as well as end users' storage and archival needs for digital photos, videos, music, and critical data.