SOUTH EASTON, Mass., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: PBIO) ("PBI") today announced that total revenue for 2007 was $645,870 compared to $210,289 for 2006. Revenue from the sale of PCT products and services was $399,787 for the year as compared to $210,289 for the prior year. This increase in revenue from PCT products and services was primarily the result of the number of installations of the Company's PCT Sample Preparation Systems ("PCT Systems") - the total number of PCT Systems installed during 2007 was twenty, as compared to eight in 2006. Also contributing to this increase in revenue was an increase in the number of PULSE Tubes and ProteoSolve-LRS Kits sold, revenue from PCT Systems under lease, and the recognition of extended service contract revenue. The Company also recorded $246,083 of grant revenue during 2007. There was no grant revenue recognized during 2006.
As of December 31, 2007, the Company had cash and cash equivalents of approximately $5.4 million, as compared to approximately $5.3 million on December 31, 2006. Edward H. Myles, Senior Vice President of Finance and CFO commented: "During 2007, we effectively financed the continued development and initial commercialization of PCT with proceeds received from the liquidation of our investment in Panacos Pharmaceuticals common stock, the divestiture of Source Scientific LLC, and the sale of 126,750 shares of our common stock in our private placement completed in November 2007."
Mr. Myles continued: "Our installation of twenty PCT Systems represents
a significant increase compared to the prior year. These installations came
in the form of sales, leases, and rental agreements. Furthermore, included
in our 2007 revenue was th
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