Hologic to Present at Needham & Company Growth Conference
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BEDFORD, Mass.

BEDFORD, Mass., Jan. 5, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX) today announced that Rob Cascella, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Glenn Muir, Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the Seventh Annual Needham & Company Growth Conference being held January 11-14, 2005 at the Palace Hotel in New York, NY.

Interested parties are invited to listen to a live audio webcast of Hologic's investor presentation on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time on the investor section of the Company's website at http://www.hologic.com/investor or http://www.wsw.com/webcast/needham10/holx. A replay of the webcast will be available approximately one hour following the presentation.

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 visit 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/