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2008-10-27 12:00:29

The Board of Directors of MedaSorb Technologies Corporation (OTCBB: MSBT) today announced that, for personal and family reasons, Al Kraus will step down as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective December 31, 2008. The MedaSorb Board of Directors reluctantly accepted his resignation and asked him to remain on the Board of Directors to which he agreed. William Miller, Chairman of the Board, stated, "We thank Al for his significant contributions and leadership over the past 5 years...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'