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Zila

In Bangladesh, a political subdivision equivalent to a district or province.
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Zila also announced that it has strengthened its biotechnology business unit with new leadership and a commitment to develop new applications for its pre-cancer/cancer detection technology.
Under the restructured terms, PracticeWares will issue to Zila a new, secured $8.
On July 2, 2009, Zila disclosed in its preliminary proxy statement filing with the SEC that it received an unsolicited letter a day earlier containing a non-binding merger acquisition proposal from Intelident proposing the acquisition of Zila's common stock for $0.
Zila is a fully integrated oral diagnostic company dedicated to the prevention, detection and treatment of oral disease, with a primary focus on oral cancer.
Zila President Joseph Hines reiterated that the divestiture "represents a major refocusing of Zila's strategic direction, allowing the Company to concentrate on the development and marketing of its proprietary pharmaceutical, biotechnology and nutraceutical products.
In addition, Zila designs, manufactures and markets a suite of proprietary products sold exclusively and directly to dental professionals for periodontal disease, including the Rota-dent([R]) Professional Powered Brush, the Pro-Select([R]) Platinum ultrasonic scaler and a portfolio of oral pharmaceutical products for both in-office and home-care use.
Zila also announced that Bank One, Arizona, NA, and the Company have agreed to extend Zila's existing loan modification agreement until August 31, 2001.
Shively brings a wealth of experience in all phases of pharmaceutical research, in the development of new consumer products, and in the area of regulatory affairs," said Zila Consumer Pharmaceuticals Vice President and General Manager David Hurwitz.
Zila Biotechnology is focused on achieving regulatory approval for the next generation oral cancer diagnostic, OraTest[R], followed by the development of additional applications of its cancer detection technologies.
Zila already holds several patents regarding the chemistry and use of Zila Tolonium Chloride (a proprietary form of pharmaceutical-grade toluidine blue) as an aid in the detection and delineation of cancerous tissue.
This transaction completes the evolution of Zila from a licensee of the ViziLite technology to one of sole owner of all ViziLite rights, including the underlying patented technology and world-wide distribution.
In Zila BioTech's analysis of commercially available lots of so-called toluidine blue, seven out of ten samples contained 90-98 percent impurities; that is, less than 10 percent was actually toluidine blue.