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April 23, 2008 Press Release

“Today’s vote is a victory for all Tennesseans who rely on TennCare as the safety net of our health care system,” said AARP Tennessee State Director Rebecca Kelly.

April 18, 2008 Press Release

The grant will permit MDI president and lead scientist, Dr. William Purcell, to continue his research on the wound-healing properties of a synthesized chemical compound that he developed called the “9-cis Retinoid Acid Derivative.”  The compound has been used effectively to treat common skin conditions such as acne and psoriasis, but has also shown promise in fighting skin cancer.

April 10, 2008 Press Release

“I am very pleased that the Federal Transit Administration has awarded these funds to MATA,” said Congressman Cohen.  “I have made the procurement of funds for our transportation infrastructure in the 9th District one of my top priorities in Congress, and I applaud the FTA for its prudent judgment in awarding this grant.”