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TranS1 Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings Release and Conference Call for Thursday, February 21, 2008
WILMINGTON, N.C., Feb. 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- TranS1 Inc. (Nasdaq:TSON) announced today that it plans to release fourth quarter and full year 2007 financial results after market close on Thursday, February 21st, 2008. Rick Randall, President and Chief Executive Officer of TranS1, and Mike Luetkemeyer, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call starting at 4:30 pm EST on the same day. The call will be concurrently webcast. To listen to the conference call on your telephone, please dial 800-437-3848 for domestic callers and 719-785-1768 for international callers approximately ten minutes prior to the start time. To access the live audio broadcast or the subsequent archived recording, visit the TranS1 Web site at http://www.trans1.com under the investor relations section.
National Corn Growers Association
Biofuels Researchers Question Conclusions of Land Use Conversion Studies, NCGA Notes
ST. LOUIS, Feb. 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- A number of prominent biofuels researchers have reacted strongly to the findings of two questionable papers published last week by Sciencexpress. The papers, authored by Timothy Searchinger and Joseph Fargione, reach debatable conclusions regarding the greenhouse gas emissions associated with potential land use changes caused by increasing biofuels demand.
EDAP TMS SA
EDAP's HIFU Technology Highlighted At Three Prestigious U.S. Medical Conferences
LYON, France, Feb. 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- EDAP TMS SA (Nasdaq:EDAP), the global leader in therapeutic ultrasound, announced today that Ablatherm(r)-HIFU was featured in presentations at three major U.S. medical conferences. Each lecture underscored Ablatherm-HIFU's unique clinical superiority in terms of efficacy, safety, and long-term data.