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Oriens Travel & Hotel Management Corp.
Oriens to Offer Exclusive Guided Tours to China
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Oriens Travel & Hotel Management Corp. ("Oriens") (Pink Sheets:OTHM) (http://www.orienscorp.com), a Travel and Hotel Management Company, operating online travel site 128trip (www.128trip.com) and hotel management subsidiary Hotel Pure (www.HotelPure.com), is pleased to announce an agreement has been signed with a state-owned Republic of China corporation, to offer exclusive guided English-speaking tours to various tourist destinations in China.
Barrier Therapeutics, Inc.
Barrier Therapeutics Announces Positive Results of Dose Escalation Clinical Safety Study With Pramiconazole
PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Barrier Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:BTRX), a pharmaceutical company that develops and markets dermatology products, today announced positive results of a key safety, dose escalation study with its novel oral antifungal agent, pramiconazole. No clinically relevant changes were seen in any of the 32 healthy volunteers dosed with up to 6 grams of pramiconazole given over a five-day period, as compared to placebo. The study measured cardiac parameters, including QT/QTc interval, liver and kidney function, and several other blood chemistry parameters. The total of 6 grams administered over five days is 30 times higher than the single weekly dose of 200 mg of pramiconazole that is being used in a Phase 2a study in toenail onychomycosis (nail fungus) currently underway in Europe.
Universal Detection Technology
Universal Detection Technology Receives Purchase Order for MRSA Germicide From Quiznos Restaurant Franchise
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Universal Detection Technology (http://www.udetection.com) (OTCBB:UDTT) (Frankfurt:P08), a developer and provider of early-warning monitoring technologies to protect people from bioterrorism and radiological weapons, announced today that it has received a purchase order for its licensed MRSA Germicide from a Quiznos restaurant franchise. The product is an anti-microbial solution designed to kill over 99.99% of microbes it comes in contact with including the deadly MRSA (Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus). UDT began marketing the anti-microbial solution earlier this month through a partnership with EMME consulting.