Hologic to Present at Banc of America Securities Health Care Conference
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BEDFORD, Mass.

BEDFORD, Mass., May. 12, 2005 /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 Banc of America Securities Health Care Conference being held May 17-19, 2005 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Interested parties are invited to listen to a live audio webcast of Hologic's investor presentation on Thursday, May 19, 2005 at 1:20 p.m. Pacific Time on the investor section of the Company's website at http://www.hologic.com/investor. A replay of the webcast will be available approximately one hour following the presentation until June 3, 2005.

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 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/