ADVISORY, Jan. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What: 
Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RTTR), a developer of novel therapeutic products that modulate the human gut microbiome to treat gastrointestinal diseases, with an initial focus on developing potentially the first FDA approved prescription treatment for lactose intolerance, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, Ira E. Ritter, Chairman, Co-Founder and Chief Strategic Officer, will ring the Closing Bell. 

Where:
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio

When:
Monday, January 30, 2017 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET  

Ritter Pharmaceuticals Contact:
Ellen Mochizuki
310-203-1000
ellen@ritterpharma.com 

Nasdaq MarketSite:
Emily Pan
(646) 441-5120
emily.pan@nasdaq.com

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DL 3811 Vertical
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About Ritter Pharmaceuticals
Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. develops novel therapeutic products that modulate the gut microbiome to treat gastrointestinal diseases. Its lead product, RP-G28, has the potential to become the first FDA-approved treatment for lactose intolerance, a condition that affects millions worldwide. The company is further exploring functionality and discovering therapeutic potential gut microbiome changes may have on treating/preventing a variety of areas including: gastrointestinal diseases, immune-oncology, metabolic, and liver disease.

About Nasdaq
Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to more than 3,700 listed companies with a market value of $10.0 trillion and approximately 18,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit: nasdaq.com/ambition or business.nasdaq.com 

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