CASTLE ROCK, Colo., Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AspenBio Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: APPY), an in vitro diagnostic company, today announced that the United States District Court for Colorado has dismissed and entered judgment without prejudice in both the class action lawsuit (Case No. 11-cv-00165-REB-KMT) against the company and certain of its former or current officers and directors, and the Mark Chipman lawsuit (Case No. 11-cv-00163-REB-KMT) against the company.
"We are very pleased with the court's decisions," stated Steve Lundy, President and CEO of AspenBio. "We continue to execute on our priority of advancing AppyScore™ toward commercialization."
About AspenBio Pharma
AspenBio Pharma, Inc. is an in vitro diagnostic company focused on the clinical development and commercialization of its lead product, AppyScore. AppyScore is a unique blood-based test with projected high sensitivity and negative predictive value that is designed to aid in the identification of patients at low risk for acute appendicitis, allowing for more conservative patient management. AppyScore is initially being developed for pediatric, adolescent and young adult patients with abdominal pain as this population is at the highest risk for appendicitis as well having the highest risk of the long-term health effects associated with CT imaging. For more information, visit www.aspenbiopharma.com.
This press release includes "forward-looking statements" of AspenBio Pharma, Inc. ("AspenBio") as defined by the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included in this press release that address activities, events or developments that AspenBio believes or anticipates will or may occur
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