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Secured Financial Network, Inc.
Secured Financial Network Subsidiary Virtual Payment Solutions Appoints Former Blue Bamboo Executive as Vice President of Sales and Marketing
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Secured Financial Network, Inc. (OTCBB:SFNL) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary Virtual Payment Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of traditional, e-commerce and wireless payment gateway solutions, has appointed Anthony Ribas as its Vice President of Sales and Marketing effective as of January 1, 2009.
Discovery Laboratories, Inc.
New Analysis of Discovery Labs' Phase 3 RDS Trials Identifies Reintubation as Key Risk Factor for Infant Mortality
WARRINGTON, Pa., Dec. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq:DSCO), today announced that a new analysis of data from its SELECT and STAR Phase 3 clinical trials for Surfaxin(r) (lucinactant) for the prevention of Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in premature infants was presented at the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) International Respiratory Congress. In these studies, premature infants with RDS treated with surfactant and subsequently requiring reintubation had a significantly higher rate of mortality. As previously reported, premature infants treated with Surfaxin required less reintubation as compared with those treated with the animal-derived surfactants, Survanta(r) and Curosurf(r).