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Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra LifeSciences Announces Poster Presentation 'Periradicular Lumbar Fibrosis: What to Do?' At 2007 Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting
PLAINSBORO, N.J., Sept. 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holding Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) is pleased to announce the poster presentation "Periradicular Lumbar Fibrosis: What to Do?" by Dr. Inaki Arrotegui, of the Department of Neurosurgery, University of Valencia General Hospital, Spain, at this year's College of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting in San Diego. The presentation will take place this Monday, September 17th at 4 p.m. PST. This retrospective review of 430 patients, who underwent surgery of the lumbar spine, demonstrated that the re-operation rate significantly decreased for the population of patients who received DuraGen(R) Dural Graft Matrix as an adhesion barrier. The reduction in re-operation rate translated to a cost benefit to the hospital. Duragen Plus(R) has received approval in the European Union and Canada as a dural graft and adhesion barrier and is called DuraGen Plus(r) Adhesion Barrier Matrix. Duragen Plus(R) Adhesion Barrier Matrix is an investigational device in the United States.
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
Semi-Annual Changes to the NASDAQ Clean Edge U.S. Indexes
NEW YORK , OAKLAND, Calif, and PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. ("NASDAQ") (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced today the results of the semi-annual reconstitution of the NASDAQ(r) Clean Edge(r) U.S. Index (Nasdaq:CLEN) and the NASDAQ(r) Clean Edge(r) U.S. Liquid Series Index (Nasdaq:CELS) (the "Indexes"), which will become effective with the market open on Monday, September 24, 2007.
Castle Technologies, Inc.
ImagiTrend, Inc. Appoints Former Mining Company Executive as President of Subsidiary, Eternal Gems, Inc.
SARASOTA, Fla., Sept. 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ImagiTrend, Inc. (Pink Sheets:IMTD) is pleased to announce that Mr. Ted Yardley has been appointed the President of Eternal Gems, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of ImagiTrend. Mr. Yardley has spent the majority of his career in the mining business as the President and CEO of Doron Explorations, Wind River Resources and Swift Minerals, all publicly traded companies.