Hologic, Inc. To Release First Quarter Fiscal 2005 Operating Results Wednesday, January 26th Before Market Opens

BEDFORD, Mass., Jan. 24, 2005 /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 first quarter fiscal 2005 operating results on Wednesday, January 26, 2005 at 8:00 a.m. (eastern). In conjunction with the release, management will host a conference call on Wednesday, January 26, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. (eastern).

Interested participants may listen to the call by dialing 800-967-7135 or 719-457-2626 for international callers and referencing code 238345 approximately 15 minutes prior to the call on January 26th. For those unable to participate in the live broadcast, a replay will be available one hour after the call ends through January 28, 2005 at 888-203-1112 or 719-457-0820 for international callers, access code 238345.

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

SOURCE: Hologic, Inc.

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

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