Hologic, Inc. To Release Second Quarter Fiscal 2004 Operating Results Tuesday, May 4th Before Market Opens

BEDFORD, Mass., Apr. 27, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX), a leading provider of specialized medical imaging equipment for women's health and state-of-the-art digital imaging systems, today announced plans to release its second quarter fiscal 2004 operating results on Tuesday, May 4, 2004 at 8:00 a.m. (eastern). In conjunction with the release, management will host a conference call on Tuesday, May 4, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern).

Interested participants may listen to the call by dialing 800-967-7134 or 719-457-2625 for international callers and referencing code 434674 approximately 15 minutes prior to the call on May 4th. For those unable to participate in the live broadcast, a replay will be available one hour after the call ends through May 7, 2004 at 888-203-1112 or 719-457-0820 for international callers, access code 434674.

The Company will also provide a live webcast of the call. Interested participants may access the webcast at the Company's website at A replay of the call will be archived on the Company's website.

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 resources are focused on developing systems with superior image quality and diagnostic accuracy while providing exemplary customer service. This focus has enabled the Company to capture significant market share in its core niches against large, multinational companies, while engendering customer loyalty. 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. Hologic's product lines are premier brands in their markets and command leading market positions. For more information, please visit

   Glenn P. Muir
   Executive Vice President and CFO
   Hologic, Inc.
   (781) 999-7300

   Frances Crecco
   Director, Investor Relations
   Hologic, Inc.
   (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.

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