ADVISORY, May 24, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Martek Biosciences Corporation will visit NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to promote a new partnership with the National Center for Creative Aging to launch Beautiful Minds: Finding Your Lifelong Potential, an educational campaign designed to inspire baby boomers to be proactive about brain health.
In honor of the campaign launch, Martek CEO Steve Dubin, National Center for Creative Aging President Dr. Tobi Abramson, and national health and wellness expert Dr. Michael Roizen will ring the opening bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Director of Corporate Communications, Martek Biosciences
The Opening Bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on Galaxy 19 C/15, downlink frequency 4000 vertical. The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.
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 Martek Biosciences Corporation (MATK)
Martek Biosciences Corporation is a leader in the innovation, development, production and sales of high-value products from microbial sources that promote health and wellness through nutrition. The company is the world's leading provider of algal DHA omega-3 with its flagship product, life'sDHA™, a sustainable and vegetarian source of algal DHA omega-3 important for brain, heart and eye health throughout life for use in foods, beverages, infant formula and supplements. The company also produces life'sARA™ (arachidonic acid), an omega-6 fatty acid, for use in infant formula and growing-up milks. Additionally, Martek's subsidiary, Amerifit Brands, develops, markets and distributes branded consumer health and wellness products in major mass, club, drug, grocery and specialty stores and holds leading brand positions in all of its key product categories. For more information on Martek Biosciences, visit http://www.martek.com/. For a complete list of life'sDHA™ or life'sARA™ products, visit http://www.lifesdha.com/. For more information about Amerifit Brands, visit www.amerifit.com.
Martek Biosciences and the National Center for Creative Aging have partnered to launch Beautiful Minds: Finding Your Lifelong Potential, an educational campaign designed to inspire baby boomers to be proactive about brain health. For more information, visit www.beautiful-minds.com.
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