SOURCE: Bio-Rad Laboratories

April 20, 2006 14:22 ET

Bio-Rad to Report First Quarter 2006 Financial Results Thursday, May 4, 2006

HERCULES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 20, 2006 -- Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (AMEX: BIO) and (AMEX: BIOb), a multinational manufacturer and distributor of life science research products and clinical diagnostics, will report financial results for the first quarter 2006 on Thursday, May 4, 2006, after the close of the market. The company will discuss these results in a conference call scheduled for 2 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time (5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time) that day.

Interested parties can access the call by dialing (866) 713-8567 (in the U.S.) or (617) 597-5326 (international), access number 34910773. The live webcast can be accessed at http://www.bio-rad.com. A replay of the call will be available at (888) 286-8010 (in the U.S.), or (617) 801-6888 (international), access number 96738625 for seven days following the call, and the webcast can be accessed at http://www.bio-rad.com for 30 days.

About Bio-Rad

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (www.bio-rad.com), is a multinational manufacturer and distributor of life science research products and clinical diagnostics. Based in Hercules, California, Bio-Rad serves more than 70,000 research and industry customers worldwide through a network of more than 30 wholly owned subsidiary offices.

Various statements made within this press release may constitute "forward-looking statements" for the purposes of the Securities and Exchange Commission's "safe harbor" provisions under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and Rule 3b-6 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The forward-looking statements contained herein involve risks and uncertainties that could cause results to differ materially from the Company's expectation.

Contact Information

  • For more information contact:
    Christine Tsingos
    Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    or
    Ron Hutton
    Treasurer
    Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
    Phone (510) 724-7000
    Email: Email Contact