SOURCE: Ventana Medical Systems, Inc.

March 08, 2007 11:44 ET

Ventana to Present at Cowen Conference

TUCSON, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 8, 2007 -- Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: VMSI) today announced that Executive Vice President, Worldwide Operations Hany Massarany will present at the Cowen and Company 27th Annual Health Care Conference on Monday, March 12, 2007 at 3:10 pm Eastern in Boston at the Marriott Copley Place Hotel.

Ventana develops, manufactures, and markets instrument/reagent systems that automate slide preparation and staining in clinical histology and drug discovery laboratories worldwide. Ventana's clinical systems are important tools used in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer and infectious diseases. Ventana's drug discovery systems are used to accelerate the discovery of new drug targets and evaluate the safety of new drug compounds.

For more information on Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. visit

Contact Information

    1910 E. Innovation Park Drive
    Tucson, Arizona 85755
    (520) 887-2155

    Christopher M. Gleeson
    President and CEO
    (520) 229-3787

    Nick Malden
    Chief Financial Officer
    (520) 229-3857