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Hologic And Gen-Probe Provide Update On Pending Transaction
Date:7/11/2012

BEDFORD, Mass. and SAN DIEGO, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX) and Gen-Probe Incorporated (NASDAQ: GPRO) today provided an update regarding Hologic's previously announced acquisition of Gen-Probe. Gen-Probe has scheduled a Special Meeting of Stockholders for July 31, 2012 to vote on the pending transaction with Hologic. Gen-Probe stockholders of record as of June 29, 2012 are entitled to vote at the Special Meeting. The transaction is expected to close on or about August 1, 2012.

Update on Integration:Hologic and Gen-Probe today announced that Carl Hull, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Gen-Probe, has entered into an agreement to continue his employment with the combined company for a minimum period of 15 months. Mr. Hull will serve as senior vice president and general manager of the combined company's Diagnostics business, which will include Gen-Probe's current operations, as well as Hologic's Diagnostics segment. Additional members of the Gen-Probe management team are also being offered ongoing employment arrangements with Hologic.

The companies also confirmed that integration planning efforts are well underway and continue to proceed as planned. Integration planning teams at both companies have made significant progress in identifying critical integration issues, establishing objectives and targeted synergies for each area of the combined business, and developing a timeline to achieve certain synergies, which also includes other key milestone dates and events. Hologic expects to implement critical phases of this integration process immediately following closing with additional phases continuing over the next 24 months.

"We are making great progress toward completing the acquisition of Gen-Probe, which will strengthen our growing diagnostics portf
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