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Samaritan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Samaritan Pharmaceuticals Welcomes Two New Independent Directors to Its Board
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Samaritan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB:SPHC), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative therapeutics in the areas of CNS, cancer, cardiovascular, and infectious diseases, has appointed two new independent members, Jack L. Ayala and Robert W. Crane, to its Board of Directors. Mr. Ayala and Mr. Crane bring valuable experience and their appointment strengthens Samaritan's commitment to maintain a majority of independent members that reflects today's best practices on its Board. Samaritan's board is now comprised of eight independent directors and two internal directors.
Lantis Laser's Dental Imaging Technology Could Reduce Incidence of Root Canal Therapy Failures
DENVILLE, N.J., Jan. 7, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Lantis Laser Inc. (Pink Sheets:LLSR) (http://www.lantislaser.com) reports that researchers have shown that optical coherence tomography (OCT), a novel light-based bio-medical imaging technology, has the ability to characterize the root canal walls during therapy. The research by Dr Hagay Shemesh et al at the Academic Centre for Dentistry in Amsterdam, The Netherlands was published as the feature article in the Journal of Endodontics November 2007 issue. Using a real-time chairside OCT imaging system, dentists could view the root canal after preparation to ensure that possible causes of treatment failure have been eliminated as much as possible.
Verizon Wireless Activates New Cell Site in Oakville, Ind.
OAKVILLE, Ind., Jan. 7, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Verizon Wireless has activated a new cell site in southern Delaware County that improves Verizon Wireless' voice and data network in Oakville and along State Road 3 between Springport and State Road 67.
EMS Technologies, Inc.
EMS Technologies Announces Earnings Guidance for 2008
ATLANTA, Jan. 7, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- EMS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELMG) today announced that it expects earnings from continuing operations for the 2008 fiscal year to be in the range of $1.30 - $1.40 per share.