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Roche to Acquire Ventana for $89.50 per share

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About Ventana Medical Systems

Ventana develops, manufactures, and markets instrument/reagent systems that automate tissue preparation and slide staining in clinical histology and drug discovery laboratories worldwide. The company'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. Visit the Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. website at

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- Alexander Klauser

Brunswick Group (for U.S. media)

Phone: +1 212 333 3810

- Steve Lipin

- Nina Devlin

MacKenzie Partners (for U.S. investors)

Phone: +1 212 929 5500

-Larry Dennedy

-Bob Marese

Contacts for Ventana:

Sard Verbinnen & Co (for media)

Phone: +1 212 687 8080

Anna Cordasco

Brooke Morganstein

Innisfree M&A Incorporated (for investors)

Phone: +1 212 750 5833

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