ADVISORY, March 28, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Bavarian Nordic (BAVA) will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.
Bavarian Nordic (BAVA) is a leading industrial biotechnology company developing and producing novel vaccines for the treatment and prevention of life-threatening diseases with a large unmet medical need.
In honor of the occasion, Reiner Laus, CEO of the Cancer Vaccines Division of Bavarian Nordic, will ring the Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 - 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Rolf Sass Sorensen
+45 33 28 83 02 (office)
+45 61 77 47 43 (mobile)
The Opening Bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on AMC3 / C22, 87 degrees West, downlink frequency 4140 vertical. The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.
An audio transmission of the Opening Bell is also available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.
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About Bavarian Nordic (BAVA):
Bavarian Nordic is a leading industrial biotechnology company developing and producing novel vaccines for the treatment and prevention of life-threatening diseases with a large unmet medical need. The company's clinical pipeline targets cancer and infectious diseases, and includes seven development programmes. Two programmes under preparation for Phase III: PROSTVAC®, a therapeutic vaccine for advanced prostate cancer is being developed under a collaboration agreement with the National Cancer Institute, and IMVAMUNE®, a third-generation smallpox vaccine is being developed and supplied to the U.S. Strategic National Stockpile under a contract with the U.S. government.
Bavarian Nordic is listed on NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen under the symbol BAVA.
For more information please visit www.bavarian-nordic.com
About NASDAQ OMX:
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