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Strategic Research Institute
Phase IV Studies Growing Due to Safety Concerns
EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Phase IV studies are continuing to increase and based on a Tufts study, 73% of recent new drug approvals received FDA requests for post-marketing studies. The median cost of conducting these studies are also skyrocketing. Another costly and critical factor in conducting clinical trials, Phase I-IV, is the patient and investigator recruitment area which is one the most time consuming and difficult tasks within drug development.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Customers to Experience Best Entertainment in the Skies On Domestic Transcontinental Flights
ATLANTA, Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta is transforming coast-to-coast travel and offering customers the industry's first two-class domestic flight experience to feature digital entertainment -- movies, live television, music and games -- available on demand at every customer's seat. The airline's new standard in domestic transcontinental flying is available to all passengers on select Delta flights over four hours (or more than 1,750 miles) including those from Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport to cities including Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, Seattle and others.
Mediware Information Systems, Inc.
Mediware Gains Momentum as Hospitals Automate Surgical Suites
LENEXA, Kan., Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mediware Information Systems (Nasdaq:MEDW) announced that its Perioperative Solutions(tm) software suite is gaining momentum in the market as hospitals and specialty surgery centers increase the use of automated solutions to address efficiency and patient safety objectives. Mediware, whose solution has been ranked number one in user satisfaction for three consecutive quarters by MD Buyline, is an emerging player in operating room automation offering rich business outcome management capabilities in addition to traditional scheduling, charting and documentation capabilities.
Market Pulse Announces Corporate Profile On Clearant, Inc.
ATLANTA, Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Clearant, Inc. (OTCBB:CLRI) announced that the company is now profiled on Market-Pulse.com. Individuals interested in more information on the company can view the profile at http://www.market-pulse.com/clriprofile.htm. Clearant, Inc. is a leading biotechnology company engaged in acquiring, developing, and marketing its pathogen inactivation technology, the patented protected Clearant Process(r) to producers of biological products, such as devitalized musculoskeletal tissue allograft implants, plasma protein therapeutics, recombinant protein therapeutics, medical devices, and blood and blood-related products.
FierceMobileContent Announces Top 10 Applications for Wireless Devices
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CTIA I.T. -- FierceMobileContent (www.fiercemobilecontent.com) announced the winners of its first-ever Top App Awards, featuring the top 10 leading mobile applications used on wireless handheld devices today. Editors at FierceMobileContent evaluated more than 200 leading mobile content apps based on their usability, ingenuity, revenue potential, user base and competitive position. The Top App Awards span the value chain and recognize the most successful applications across a variety of mobile content segments.
O2Micro International Limited
Significant Battery Gauge Patent Granted To O2Micro
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- O2Micro(r) International Limited (Nasdaq:OIIM); (SEHK:0457), a leading supplier of innovative power management, and security components and systems, was issued 14 claims under United States patent number 7,081,737 for its Battery Cell Monitoring and Balancing circuit.
NetBank Announces Marketing Alliance With ATA Airlines
ATLANTA, Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- NetBank, Inc. (Nasdaq:NTBK), a diversified financial services provider and parent company of NetBank(R) (www.netbank.com), today announced a new affiliation with ATA Airlines to provide ATA Travel Awards members the opportunity to earn points for using various NetBank services. Members can now earn a one-time bonus of up to 3,250 points when registering for NetBank services, such as online checking accounts, money market accounts and certificates of deposit.