PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Orchid BioSciences, Inc. , a leading worldwide provider of identity DNA testing services, will release its fourth quarter and full year 2004 financial results on Thursday, March 10, 2005 at approximately 7:00 am ET, and is hosting a conference call and webcast to discuss the results at 10:00 a.m. ET on the same day. Management will discuss financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2004 as well as Orchid's recent operating highlights. A question-and-answer session will follow management's discussion. All interested parties are encouraged to listen to the live conference call or the live or archived webcast.
Conference Call Details
Date and Time: Thursday, March 10, 2005 at 10:00am ET
Dial-In: 1-719-457-2659 for domestic and international callers.
Webcast: Live webcast and replay available via the Investor
Relations section of the company's website at
http://www.orchid.com/. The webcast will be archived for
About Orchid BioSciences
Orchid BioSciences is a leading provider of identity genetics services for the forensic and paternity DNA testing markets and for public health and animal DNA testing for food safety. Orchid's strong market positions in these segments leverage the company's accredited laboratories in the U.S. and U.K., its innovative genetic analysis technologies and expertise, and the world- renowned Cellmark and GeneScreen brands that have been associated with exceptional quality, reliability, innovation and customer service for nearly two decades. More information on Orchid can be found at http://www.orchid.com/.
Orchid BioSciences, Inc.
CONTACT: Tracy J. Henrikson, Executive Director, CorporateCommunications, Orchid BioSciences, Inc., +1-609-750-2221