SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 4 Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD)announced today that the Company will webcast presentations at the followinginvestor conferences:
Andrew Miller, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, DavidPersing, Executive Vice President, Chief Medical and Technology Officer, andRob Koska, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Commercial Operations, willprovide a corporate overview at each of the conferences.
In the webcast presentations, Cepheid will provide an update on its testpipeline strategy through fiscal 2013.
Live webcasts, along with accompanying presentation slides, may beaccessed on Cepheid's Web site at http://www.cepheid.com under Investors:Events: Webcasts and Presentations. A replay of the webcast presentations willbe available for 90 days following the live events. The updated investorpresentation is now available for viewing on Cepheid's Web site underInvestors.
Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD), based in Sunnyvale, California, is a moleculardiagnostics company that develops, manufactures, and markets fully-integratedsystems and tests for genetic analysis in the clinical, industrial andbiothreat markets. The company's systems enable rapid, sophisticated genetictesting for organisms and genetic-based diseases by automating otherwisecomplex manual laboratory procedures. The company's easy-to-use systemsintegrate a number of complicated and time-intensive steps, including samplepreparation, DNA amplification and detection, which enable the analysis ofcomplex biological samples in its proprietary test cartridges. Through itsstrong molecular biology capabilities, the company is focusing on thoseapplications where rapid molecular testing is particularly important, such asidentifying infectious disease and cancer in the clinical market; food,agricultural, and environmental testing in the industrial market; andidentifying bio-terrorism agents in the biothreat market. Seehttp://www.cepheid.com for more information.
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