SOURCE: American Scientific

October 31, 2007 08:30 ET

American Scientific Resources to Present at Friedland Investment Events' Winter Life Sciences Conference

NEW PALTZ, NY--(Marketwire - October 31, 2007) - Dr. Christopher F. Tirotta, CEO and Chairman of the Board of American Scientific Resources, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ASFX), will present at Friedland Investment Events' Winter Life Sciences Conference on Thursday, November 1, 2007 in New York, NY at the DoubleTree Guest Suites Times Square. American Scientific Resources, Inc. is the holding company for wholly owned subsidiaries Kidz-Med, Inc. and Heart Smart System, Inc.

Dr. Tirotta will discuss the Company's growth plans for its Kidz-Med subsidiary, introduce Kidz-Med's flagship product, the Kidz-Med Thermofocus® 5-in-1, the world's first non-contact clinical thermometer, and discuss the launch of the Company's Heart Smart product line scheduled for 2008.

"I am very much looking forward to participating in the Life Sciences Conference, and educating the attendees on the promising developments of late," stated Dr. Tirotta. "With the exciting news of Thermofocus' new distribution through a major brick and mortar retailer, we continue to validate our Company as a strong investment opportunity," Dr. Tirotta concluded.

The Kidz-Med Thermofocus® 5-in-1 Non-Contact clinical thermometer uses completely safe, advanced infrared technology and patented aiming lights to take instantaneous temporal (forehead) temperature readings, which are deemed as accurate as rectal and ear thermometer readings, without ever actually touching the skin. Thermofocus is used and recommended by doctors and pediatricians throughout the US, UK and Europe. Kidz-Med is the exclusive retail distributor of the Thermofocus in the U.S.

Friedland Investment Events is the world's largest sponsor of financial and investment events. Friedland Undervalued Equities conferences bring together CEOs and other chief executives from publicly traded and privately held micro-cap companies from a range of industries, including life sciences, technology, energy, and mining.

About American Scientific Resources, Inc. (

American Scientific Resources, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ASFX) is a leader in providing innovative next-generation, health, medical and safety products through its wholly owned subsidiaries Kidz-Med, Inc. and Heart Smart System, Inc. Products are distributed primarily through Walgreens, nationwide healthcare suppliers, major retail online sites and the subsidiary websites ( and Kidz-Med distributes a leading line of unique safety and health-related pediatric products, including the Kidz-Med Thermofocus® 5-in-1, the world's first non-contact clinical thermometer. Heart Smart supplies a superior line of nutraceutical supplements developed to aid in the prevention of cardiovascular disease, utilizing the most bio-available form of CoQ10, Hydro-Qsorb® contained within the flagship product Heart Smart Foundation Supplement. Additional information about American Scientific may be found at Investor data may be obtained at

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