Hologic to Present at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference
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BEDFORD, Mass.

BEDFORD, Mass., Sep. 22, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX) today announced that Jack Cumming, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Glenn Muir, Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference being held September 27-30, 2004 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York, NY.

Interested parties are invited to listen to a live audio webcast of Hologic's investor presentation on Monday, September 27, 2004 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. To access the webcast, please go to the Investor Relations page on Hologic's homepage, http://www.hologic.com/, or visit the conferences page on the UBS Investment Bank website at http://www.ibb.ubs.com/ and select "Life Sciences Conference." Audio replay of the presentation will also be available for 30 days via the same links, beginning shortly after the event.

About Hologic

Hologic, Inc. is a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of medical imaging systems dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of women, and a leading developer of state-of-the-art digital imaging technology for general radiography and mammography applications. Hologic's core business units are focused on osteoporosis assessment, mammography and breast biopsy, direct-to- digital X-ray for general radiography applications and mini C-arm imaging for orthopedic applications. For more information, please visit http://www.hologic.com/.

   Contact:
   Glenn P. Muir                      Frances Crecco
   Executive Vice President and CFO   Director, Investor Relations
   Hologic, Inc.                      Hologic, Inc.
   (781) 999-7300                     (781) 999-7377

SOURCE: Hologic, Inc.

CONTACT: Glenn P. Muir, Executive Vice President and CFO,
+1-781-999-7300, or Frances Crecco, Director, Investor Relations,
+1-781-999-7377, both of Hologic, Inc.

Web site: http://www.hologic.com/