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Sharing Adventures is Now Easy With the SPOT Satellite Messenger
MILPITAS, Calif., June 3, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SPOT Inc., the pioneer behind the award-winning SPOT Satellite Messenger(tm) today launched the beta release of SPOT shared pages -- a free, easy-to-use Web-based software application that enables users to share their GPS location waypoints and SPOT messages with others via an email link displaying sophisticated mapping and real time tracking on Google Maps(tm).
Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Lexicon's Drug Candidate for Carcinoid Syndrome Receives Fast Track Status From the FDA
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 3, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:LXRX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing breakthrough treatments for human disease, announced today that it has received Fast Track status from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for development of LX1032, an orally-delivered small molecule drug candidate for managing gastrointestinal symptoms associated with carcinoid syndrome. LX1032 is one of four programs in human clinical trials as part of Lexicon's 10TO10 program.