COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Martek Biosciences Corporation (Nasdaq: MATK ) announced today that it intends to release the results of its third quarter of fiscal 2010 on Wednesday, September 1, 2010, at approximately 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). At 4:45 p.m. ET Martek will conduct a conference call to discuss these results with investors. All interested parties may listen to the call live via webcast by visiting Martek's web site at http://investors.martek.com .
An archived webcast of the conference call will be available on the Martek's website for thirty days. In addition, a recorded playback of the call will be available for one week and can be accessed by calling 800-633-8284 or 402-977-9140 and entering pass code 21479068.
Martek Biosciences Corporation is a leader in the innovation, development, production and sales of high-value products from microbial sources that promote health and wellness through nutrition. The company is the world's leading provider of algal DHA omega-3 with its flagship product, life'sDHA™, a sustainable and vegetarian source of algal DHA omega-3 important for brain, heart and eye health throughout life, for use in foods, beverages, infant formula, and supplements. The company also produces life'sARA™ (arachidonic acid), an omega-6 fatty acid, for use in infant formula and growing up milks. Additionally, Martek's subsidiary, Amerifit Brands, develops, markets and distributes branded consumer health and wellness products in major mass, club, drug, grocery and specialty stores and holds leading brand positions in all of its key product categories. For more information on Martek Biosciences, visit http://www.martek.com/ . For a complete list of life'sDHA™ or life'sARA™ products, visit