ADVISORY, July 7, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Representatives from the Arthritis National Research Foundation along with supporters and young people with juvenile arthritis will preside over the NASDAQ Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite -- 4 Times Square -- 43rd & Broadway -- Broadcast Studio
Thursday, July 8, 2010 at 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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 the Arthritis National Research Foundation:
Since 1970, the Arthritis National Research Foundation has been committed to funding the next generation of research scientists by providing grants to promising young investigators with innovative research projects. The research has resulted in the discovery of the molecule that initiates inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis, breakthroughs in the use of the gene therapy and other treatments currently in clinical trials for arthritis patients. Arthritis is the leading cause of disability from which 46 million American adults and 300,000 children suffer.
91 cents of each dollar ANRF receives goes directly into research programs. Charity Navigator has awarded ANRF their highest rating of four stars. For more information about the Arthritis National Research Foundation, call 800-588-CURE or visit www.curearthritis.org.
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