WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --Interleukin Genetics, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: ILI) today announced that the Company has submitted a plan to the NYSE Alternext US LLC (the "Exchange") that outlines the Company's strategy to regain compliance with the Exchange's continued listing requirements. The Company expects the Exchange to formally respond to the submitted plan within 45 days.
If the plan is accepted, the Company may be able to continue its listing up to June 23, 2010 during which time it will be subject to periodic review to ensure the Company is making progress consistent with the plan. Should the plan not be accepted by the Exchange, the Company will have the opportunity to appeal that ruling.
About Interleukin Genetics
Interleukin Genetics, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: ILI), is a healthcare company that specializes in the development of genetic biomarker tests for sale to the emerging personalized health market. The Company is focused on the future of health and medicine. Interleukin Genetics uses its leading genetics research and scientific capabilities to develop and commercialize innovative diagnostic and risk assessment genetic tests. These products could help to improve an individual's understanding of needed lifestyle changes or of therapeutic products that can be used to better manage their health. Interleukin Genetics has developed and commercialized genetic tests for risk assessment of coronary artery disease, periodontal disease, and general nutrition. Through its AJG subsidiary, the Company also currently offers an array of Nutraceutical and OTCeuticals(R) products, including Ginkoba(TM), Ginsana(R) and Venastat(R) which are sold at the nation's largest food, drug and mass retailers. Interleukin Genetics is headquartered in Waltham, MA. For more information about Interleukin Genetics and its ongoing programs, please visit www.ilgenetics.com.
Certain statements contained herein are "forward-looking" statements including statements regarding our ability to develop diagnostic, personalized nutritional and therapeutic products to prevent or treat diseases of inflammation and other genetic variations, our ability to screen nutritional compounds for their effects on inflammatory responses and other genetic variations, given specific genetic patterns and our ability to make progress in advancing our core technologies. Because such statements include risks and uncertainties, actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, our ability to regain compliance with Section 1003(a)(iii) of the NYSE Alternext US LLC Company Guide, the risk of market acceptance of our products, the risk of technology and product obsolescence, delays in product development, the performance of our commercial partners, the availability of adequate capital, the actions of our competitors and other competitive risks, and those risks and uncertainties described in our annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007 as amended, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, our quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other filings made by us with the Securities and Exchange Commission. We disclaim any obligation or intention to update these forward-looking statements.
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