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PureSpectrum, Inc. Issued New Patent for High Frequency Electronic Ballast
Thursday, June 26, 2008
Lighting Technology Company Continues to Augment Intellectual Property Portfolio to Protect Shareholder Investments
Savannah, GA -- PureSpectrum, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PSPM) was recently awarded a full patent for a high frequency, high efficiency electronic ballast with a sine wave oscillator that further strengthens the company's patent portfolio.
The issuance of the patent is the latest demonstration of PureSpectrum's ongoing effort to reinforce corporate organization and infrastructure as the company prepares for expanded operations. PureSpectrum owns the rights to a family of patents and patent applications related to electronic ballast technology engineered to address both manufacturability and functionality. During the first two quarters of 2008 the company has been engaged in licensing discussions with multiple major lighting manufacturers regarding proprietary dimmable ballast circuitry for Compact Fluorescent Light (CFL) bulbs, linear fluorescent lamps as well as a proprietary design for a dimming device.
Patent 7,388,334 is one of multiple circuitry technologies identified by PureSpectrum which provide a diverse range of performance benefits for fluorescent lighting. The patent describes a high efficiency electronic ballast that is addressable to all gas discharge lighting applications.
As the company focuses on marketing the most recent iterations of its technology, PureSpectrum president and CEO Lee Vanatta said it is critical for the company to continue diligently protecting the base science which was the foundation for the company's technology breakthroughs. The issuance of patents also further strengthens PureSpectrum's position in ongoing licensing discussions with lighting manufacturers.
"We are firmly committed to protecting all aspects of PureSpectrum's intellectual property to ensure the most possible avenues for revenue generation and guarantee our shareholders that this company is thoroughly prepared for rapid growth," Vanatta said. "This patent represents our advance technology team's initial discoveries in properly controlling wave forms within the ballast to reduce the heat and energy losses in order to direct more power to the generation of light."
Go to www.purespectrumlighting.com or www.pinksheets.com for more information about PureSpectrum or to view PureSpectrum's full financial documentation through December 31, 2007. Call (912) 961-2980 with inquiries regarding PureSpectrum or PureSpectrum Technology.
PureSpectrum (PINKSHEETS: PSPM) is a publicly traded technology company founded and headquartered in Savannah, Ga. The company's values are grounded in an awareness of the increasing urgency to identify more efficient energy solutions. PureSpectrum currently holds the rights to multiple patents and patent applications related to an electronic ballast design which would produce a soft switching environment during power conversion for artificial lighting. PureSpectrum will continue its commitment to researching, developing and refining ideas that will provide the most energy efficient, cost effective methods for powering artificial light. For more information on PureSpectrum, please call (912) 961-4980 or visit www.purespectrumlighting.com.
Certain statements contained in this news release regarding matters that are not historical facts may be forward-looking statements. Because such forward-looking statements include risks and uncertainties, actual results may differ materially from those expressed in or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include, but are not limited to, uncertainties pertaining to continued market acceptance for PureSpectrum's products and services, its ability to succeed in growing revenue, the effect of new competitors in its market, integration of acquired businesses, and other risk factors identified from time to time by PureSpectrum.
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