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AspenBio Pharma Reports Strong Results with Appendicitis Triage Blood Test from Large Multiple Hospital Study
Date:9/28/2007

AppyScore(TM), the First Blood-based Screen / Triage Test for Human Appendicitis, Advances in FDA Application Process with Test Results Showing

Sensitivity Level of 98%.

CASTLE ROCK, Colo., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AspenBio Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: APPY) an emerging bio-pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of novel drugs and diagnostics for animals and humans, today announced strong results from the latest pre-FDA multi-hospital study using its AppyScore(TM) human appendicitis screen / triage blood test. AspenBio has also commenced the formal regulatory approval process for the AppyScore test by applying for a pre-investigational device exemption ("IDE") from the United States Food and Drug Administration ("FDA").

This large pre-FDA study was designed to provide a statistically significant confirmation of the performance, including utility and accuracy, of the AppyScore appendicitis screen / triage test in an emergency room setting. A secondary purpose of the study was to optimize sampling and testing methodologies in preparation for clinical studies to be conducted with the final In Vitro Diagnostic ("IVD") device that will be submitted for FDA review. The study was conducted at multiple hospital sites under appropriate Institutional Review Board Approvals, which included patient consent.

AspenBio's president and CEO, Richard Donnelly, commented, "These latest test results have significantly advanced our understanding of the test as well as our confidence in its performance and value to medicine. By doing so, we achieved the key objective of our study. With sufficient statistical power based on ample numbers of pathology-confirmed appendicitis patien
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