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Himax Technologies, Inc.
Himax Announces CMOS Image Sensor Shipments
TAINAN, Taiwan, March 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Himax Technologies, Inc. ("Himax" or "Company") (Nasdaq:HIMX) today announced that in less than two years since the company established its CMOS image sensor team, it has launched 3-mega-pixel, 2-mega-pixel and VGA sensors and will soon commence small-scale commercial shipments to one of the world's leading cell phone camera module manufacturers. The Company expects the product segment to ramp in the second half of the year.
Southern Energy Company, Inc.
Southern Energy Announces the Appointment of Dr. David Shaw
SANTIAGO, Chile, March 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Southern Energy Company, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SOCI), a publicly traded resource exploration company, is pleased to announce that Dr. David Shaw has agreed to join Southern Energy as a Geological Consultant to the Company.
Power Integrations, Inc.
Power Integrations Names William L. George to Its Board of Directors
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Power Integrations (Nasdaq:POWI), the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient power conversion, today announced that Dr. William L. George has been appointed to the company's board of directors.
Consumer Health Sciences
Groundbreaking Data On the Impact of Psoriasis Presented At the 67th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology
PRINCETON, N.J., March 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Data from the 2008 Psoriasis Patient Study from Consumer Health Sciences, were presented at the 67th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology in San Francisco on March 10, 2009. Findings demonstrate the patient misconceptions about psoriasis and the significant impact that psoriasis, its diagnosis and its treatment have on patient Psychological Functioning and Quality of Life. The data further showed that with increased severity of the condition comes increased reported depression and anxiety, increased work productivity loss and increased rates of absenteeism and disability.