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SEATTLE, Aug. 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:JUNO) will announce financial results for the second quarter of 2015 on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 after the close of U.S.-based financial markets. Following the announcement, Juno management will host a conference call and live webcast to provide a business update and discuss financial results beginning at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (PT)/5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). Analysts and investors can participate in the conference call by dialing (855) 780-7198 for domestic callers and (631) 485-4870 for international callers, using the conference ID# 4207305. The webcast can be accessed live on the Investors Relations page of Juno's website, www.JunoTherapeutics.com, and will be available for replay for 30 days following the call. About Juno Juno Therapeutics is building a fully integrated biopharmaceutical company focused on revolutionizing medicine by re-engaging the body's immune system to treat cancer. Founded on the vision that the use of human cells as therapeutic entities will drive one of the next important phases in medicine, Juno is developing cell-based cancer immunotherapies based on chimeric antigen receptor and high-affinity T cell receptor technologies to genetically engineer T cells to recognize and kill cancer. Juno is developing multiple cell-based product candidates to treat a variety of B-cell malignancies as well as solid tumors. Several product candidates have shown compelling evidence of tumor shrinkage in the clinical trials in refractory leukemia and lymphoma conducted to date. Juno's long-term aim is to improve and leverage its cell-based platform to develop new product candidates that address a broader range of cancers and human diseases. Juno brings together innovative technologies from some of the world's leading research institutions, including the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Seattle Children's Research Institute, and The National Cancer Institute.