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T.J. Martell Foundation Unveils New Website

Research Foundation Highlights New Slogan, Revamped Patient Services

NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The T.J. Martell Foundation for Leukemia, Cancer and AIDS Research is proud to unveil its brand new website,, which is now live. It highlights features such as a Patient Services section and CEO Blog in addition to updated research, videos, photos, event information and patient testimonials.

Built by long-term Foundation partner The Gary Group, the website features the Foundation's new slogan of "Music's Promise for a Cure," which reflects the non-profit's history of collaboration with the music industry in funding life-saving research.

Says CEO Laura Heatherly, "We have several exciting new initiatives in the works and the website is the perfect place for people who want to learn about the Foundation, our events and contribute on line to help fund important scientific research for cancer and AIDS. is a cutting-edge site which reflects our standing as one of the leaders in research as well as our revamped marketing and social media strategies."

Supporters will be able to access valuable information such as the newly improved Patient Services system that connects cancer and AIDS patients with outstanding doctors as well as the latest research news and grant information.

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Founded in 1975 by music industry executive, Tony Martell, the T.J. Martell Foundation is the music industry's largest foundation that funds innovative medical research focused on finding cures for leukemia, cancer & AIDS; it has provided over $250 million over the past thirty-seven years. The Foundation funds early-stage research projects at eleven excellent institutions across the nation. This research is aimed at developing more effective clinical treatments for patients which otherwise might not be funded. Four of our hospitals are recognized in the 2012 list of Top-Ranked Hospitals for Cancer in U.S. News & World Report.

Kate Fitzpatrick
Communications Manager
T: 917.301.2572

SOURCE T.J. Martell Foundation