Navigation Links
Cell Therapeutics Added to Russell 3000(R), Russell 2000(R) and Russell Global(R) Indexes

SEATTLE, June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. ("CTI") (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) announced today that it has been added to the Russell 3000(R), Russell 2000(R) and Russell Global(R) Indexes posted by Russell Investments on June 29, 2009 on Russell Investments reconstitutes its family of U.S. and global equity indexes on an annual basis.

Annual reconstitution of Russell's U.S. indexes captures the 4,000 largest U.S. stocks as of the last trading day of May, ranking them by total market capitalization. Membership in the Russell 3000(R) Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in the small-cap Russell 2000 Index as well as the appropriate growth and value style indexes. Membership in the Russell Global(R) Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in the appropriate large-cap, small-cap, all-cap indexes as well as the applicable style, sector and country indexes. Russell determines membership for its equity indexes primarily by objective, market capitalization rankings and style attributes.

Russell indexes are widely used by investment managers and institutional investors for index funds and as benchmarks for both passive and active investment strategies. An industry-leading $4 trillion in assets currently are benchmarked to them. These investment tools originated from Russell's multi-manager investment business in the early 1980s when the company saw the need for a more objective, market-driven set of benchmarks in order to evaluate outside investment managers.

Total returns data for the Russell Indexes is available at

About Russell

Russell Investments provides strategic advice, world-class implementation, state-of-the-art performance benchmarks and a range of institutional-quality investment products. Russell had more than $136 billion in assets under management as of March 31, 2009, and serves individual, institutional and advisor clients in more than 40 countries. Founded in 1936, Russell is a subsidiary of The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company.

About Cell Therapeutics, Inc.

Headquartered in Seattle, CTI is a biopharmaceutical company committed to developing an integrated portfolio of oncology products aimed at making cancer more treatable. For additional information, please visit

Sign up for email alerts and get RSS feeds at our Web site,

This press release includes forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties, the outcome of which could materially and/or adversely affect actual future results and the trading price of our securities. Specifically, the risks and uncertainties include risks associated with preclinical and clinical developments in the biopharmaceutical industry in general and CTI in particular, determinations by regulatory, patent and administrative governmental authorities, competitive factors, technological developments, costs of developing products, CTI's ability to continue to raise capital as needed to fund its operations, the impact of CTI's inclusion in the Russell 3000 Index, Russell 2000(R) Index and the Russell Global Index and the risk factors listed or described from time to time in CTI's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission including, without limitation, CTI's most recent filings on Forms 10-K, 10-Q, and 8-K. Except as may be required by law, CTI does not intend to update or alter its forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

    Media Contact:
    Dan Eramian
    T: 206.272.4343
    C: 206.854.1200

    Investors Contact:
    Ed Bell
    T: 206.282.7100
    Lindsey Jesch
    T: 206.272.4347
    F: 206.272.4434

SOURCE Cell Therapeutics, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Yaupon Therapeutics Completes Patient Enrollment for Pivotal Phase 2 Study of Clearazide for Treatment of Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma
2. Horizon Therapeutics Names Dr. Jeffrey W. Sherman Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
3. PTC Therapeutics Receives $2.6 Million in Government Grants
4. Cell Therapeutics on Preliminary List of Additions to Russell 3000(R) Index and Russell Global(R) Index
5. Nektar Therapeutics Promotes Lorianne Masuoka, M.D. to Chief Medical Officer
6. CSL Limited and Talecris Biotherapeutics Agree to Terminate Merger Agreement
7. Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. Presents ITCA 650 Phase 1b Study Results as a Late-Breaker at the American Diabetes Association 69th Scientific Sessions
8. Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Presents Additional NB-302 Contrave(R) Data at American Diabetes Association (ADA) 69th Scientific Sessions
9. Tobira Therapeutics Inc. Announces Key Addition to Scientific Advisory Board
10. PeriCor Therapeutics Reports Positive Preclinical Results of GP531 at the European Heart Failure Congress in Nice
11. Cell Therapeutics Amends and Restates Its Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer to a Fixed Price Tender Offer for Any and All of Its $118.9 Million Outstanding Convertible Notes
Post Your Comments:
(Date:10/9/2015)... , Oct. 9, 2015 Governor ... clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing T-cell receptor ... high-paying jobs with a new expansion project. ... news for the commonwealth as 110 new, high-paying jobs ... Tom Wolf . "My budget proposal includes sustained funding ...
(Date:10/9/2015)...  Pulmatrix, Inc., (NASDAQ: PULM ) will be webcasting ... th Annual BIO Investor Forum on Tuesday, ... --> th Annual BIO Investor Forum ... pm EDT). --> Pulmatrix will be presenting ... on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 8:30 am EDT. Additionally, ...
(Date:10/8/2015)... BELLINGHAM, Washington, USA, and CARDIFF, UK (PRWEB) , ... October 08, ... ... noninvasive light-based imaging technology to literally see inside the living brain, providing a new ... over time. , The work is reported by Woo June Choi and Ruikang Wang ...
(Date:10/8/2015)...  Genetic testing for mutations beyond those currently recommended ... couples at risk of having a child with cystic ... 2015 American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) Annual Meeting, ... Maryland . The study is one of four ... are presenting at the conference this week demonstrating the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
... Commercialization and Supply Agreement, Company to Host Conference Call at 12:30 p.m. ... ... 2007, LEXINGTON, Mass., Sept. 19 Indevus,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... acquisition of Esprit Pharma, has obtained the,United States rights to SANCTURA(R) and ...
... Ventures, Kleiner Perkins ... Ventures, Strong Endorsement of Technology Pioneer at Forefront of Developing No- ... Compromise Biofuels, ... renewable hydrocarbon biofuels, today,announced that it closed the first tranche of its $70 ...
... - IDF Launches New Guideline for the ... the new global guideline for diabetes care which,includes ... people with diabetes should have their blood glucose ... diabetes control and reduce the,risk of complications, particularly ...
Cached Biology Technology:
(Date:9/24/2015)... September 24, 2015 ... 2015 Kerv ( ... lanserar idag världens första kontaktlösa betalningsring på ... 77 000 GBP för massproduktion via crowdfunding.  ... ) , Kerv-bärare kan göra ...
(Date:9/10/2015)... , Sept. 10, 2015 Pursuant Health ... Wellness to create an interactive, image-based health risk ... and wellness kiosk.  The unique assessment quantifies user ... number that suggests an individual,s biological age based ... as measured by the kiosk. Comprised ...
(Date:9/8/2015)... BOSTON , Sept. 8, 2015  Affectiva, ... of Emotion as a Service, a new data ... Based on Affectiva,s highly accurate and ... and analytics capabilities, slated to transform industries such ... app development, retail, customer experience, online education, HR, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
... For the first time, researchers have been able to confine ... role in photosynthesis, without having to pin it down so ... first practical application to proteins of a recently developed technique, ... the dynamic behavior of the molecule for more than one ...
... system science disciplines recently gathered to address a major ... future? Of course, possible answers to this question ... conditions were to alter local vegetation, how would this ... questions with certainty would allow us to manage better ...
... , SEATTLE, WA March 10, 2010 -- The ... genome sequences of a human family of four. The findings ... the University of Luxembourg was published online today by Science ... benefit of sequencing entire families, including lowering error rates, identifying ...
Cached Biology News:
Request Info...
Recombinant Equine TNF-alpha/TNFSF1A, CF...
Recombinant Equine IL-4, CF...
actin from rabbit muscle Cell Biology Cytoskeletal Probes Actin and Actin Probes...
Biology Products: