SAN DIEGO, Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gen-Probe Incorporated (Nasdaq: GPRO) announced today that the Company will present at three upcoming investor conferences:RBC Capital Markets' Healthcare Conference in New York at 10 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) on March 2. The Company also will participate in a panel discussion entitled The Future of Molecular Testing at 3:35 p.m. ET the same day. Cowen and Company's 31st Annual Healthcare Conference in Boston at 10:15 a.m. ET on March 9. Barclays Capital's 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in Miami at 3:15 p.m. ET on March 16.
The presentations and the panel discussion will be webcast live and may be accessed through a link on the investors section of Gen-Probe's website at www.gen-probe.com. The webcasts will be available for 30 days following the events.
About Gen-ProbeGen-Probe is a global leader in the development, manufacture and marketing of rapid, accurate and cost-effective molecular diagnostic products and services that are used primarily to diagnose human diseases, screen donated human blood, and ensure transplant compatibility. Gen-Probe has approximately 28 years of expertise in nucleic acid testing (NAT), and received the 2004 National Medal of Technology, America's highest honor for technological innovation, for developing NAT assays for blood screening. Gen-Probe is headquartered in San Diego and employs approximately 1,400 people. For more information, go to www.gen-probe.com.
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