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MAKO Surgical Corp.
MAKOplasty Partial Knee Resurfacing Procedure Enabled by Robotic Arm Technology to be Showcased at Orthopedic Masters Series
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 23, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Orthopedic surgeons attending the upcoming Masters Series: Techniques in Arthritis Surgery in Pasadena, California on April 24 - 26, 2008 will have the opportunity to view a live robotic arm partial knee resurfacing procedure aided by a robotic arm. The procedure, called MAKOplasty(r), is being performed by Thomas Coon, M.D. at St. Elizabeth Community Hospital in Red Bluff, California, using the Tactile Guidance System(tm) developed by MAKO Surgical Corp. (Nasdaq:MAKO).
Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc.
Bank of Hampton Roads Receives 'A' Rating From TheStreet.com Ratings
NORFOLK, Va., April 23, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HMPR), the financial holding company for Bank of Hampton Roads, is pleased to announce that TheStreet.com Ratings has once again awarded the Bank its financial safety rating of "A" or "Excellent." This rating recognizes Bank of Hampton Roads as an outstanding bank offering excellent financial stability for its customers, vendors and employees.
Momenta Pharmaceuticals to Present At 2008 Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 23, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:MNTA), a biotechnology company specializing in the characterization and engineering of complex drugs, today announced that Craig Wheeler, Chief Executive Officer, will deliver a corporate presentation at the 2008 Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference on Wednesday, April 30th at 1:00 p.m. ET. The conference will be held at the Ritz-Carlton in Key Biscayne, Florida.
City National Bank
City National Bank Awards 11 Literacy Grants to Nevada Educators
LAS VEGAS, April 23, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- City National Bank today announced that it has awarded 11 Reading Is The Way Up(r) grants totaling $5,500 to support literacy-based projects at elementary, middle and high schools in northern and southern Nevada.