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Pandora Founder Tim Westergren and Co-Discoverer of DNA Dr. James Watson Meet
Date:10/12/2011

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Co-Discoverer of the DNA structure, Dr. James Watson and Pandora (NYSE: P) Founder and Chief Strategy Officer, Tim Westergren discussed their respective genome projects (Music and Human) at a private Pandora town hall event, hosted at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory DNA Learning Center on October 6, 2011 in Long Island, NY. In the open-forum discussion, both speakers focused on the foundational similarities they experienced while creating and mapping a genome for the first time.  

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ABOUT COLD SPRING HARBOR LABORATORY

Founded in 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has shaped contemporary biomedical research and education with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology and quantitative biology. CSHL is ranked number one in the world by Thomson Reuters for impact of its research in molecular biology and genetics. The Laboratory has been home to eight Nobel Prize winners. Today, CSHL's multidisciplinary scientific community is more than 350 scientists strong and its Meetings & Courses program hosts more than 11,000 scientists from around the world each year. Tens of thousands more benefit from the research, reviews, and ideas published in journals and books distributed internationally by CSHL Press. The Laboratory's education arm also includes a graduate school and programs for undergraduates as well as middle and high school students and teachers. CSHL is a private, not-for-profit institution on the north shore of Long Island. For more information, visit www.cshl.edu.

ABOUT PANDORA

Pandora (NYSE: P) gives people music they love anytime, anywhere, through connected devices. (OK, we've added comedy as well so we're also up for playing some jokes you'll love.) Personalized stations launch instantly with the input of a single "seed" - a favorite artist, song or genre. The Music Genome Project®, a deeply detailed hand-built musical taxonomy, powers the personalization of Pandora® internet radio by using musicological "DNA" and constant listener feedback to craft personalized stations from a growing collection of hundreds of thousands of recordings. Tens of millions of people in the U.S. turn on Pandora to hear music they love. www.pandora.com


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