PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 29, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orchid Cellmark Inc. (Nasdaq:ORCH), a leading international provider of identity DNA testing services, today announced that the company will be making a presentation to investors at a meeting organized by the Harvard Investors Group at Fraunces Tavern, located at 54 Pearl Street at Broad Street in New York City on November 4, 2009. Thomas A. Bologna, Orchid Cellmark's president and chief executive officer, will present at 5:15 p.m. EST.
Harvard Investors Group, a private organization, provides a forum for public and private companies to present information about their businesses to securities industry professionals. Attendance is by invitation only.
About Orchid Cellmark
Orchid Cellmark (Nasdaq:ORCH) is a leading international provider of DNA testing services primarily for forensic and family relationship applications. Orchid Cellmark is one of the largest providers of forensic DNA testing services and its DNA results are used by the criminal justice system to assist with the identification of perpetrators, the exclusion of suspects and the exoneration of wrongfully convicted individuals. The company provides DNA family relationship testing to numerous child services organizations and individuals seeking to verify parentage. Orchid Cellmark also serves immigration and security authorities for DNA testing of individuals. In the agriculture field, the company provides DNA testing services for selective trait breeding. Orchid Cellmark's strong market positions in these areas reflect the company's accredited laboratories in the U.S. and U.K., its innovative genetic analysis technologies and expertise, and the company's reputation for exceptional quality, reliability and customer service for nearly two decades. More information on Orchid Cellmark can be found at www.orchidcellmark.com.
CONTACT: Orchid Cellmark Inc. Investors: Thomas Bologna, CEO (609) 750-2324 firstname.lastname@example.org The Torrenzano Group Media: Rick Anderson (212) 681-1700 email@example.com