Participating for Illumina today will be Jay Flatley, President and Chief Executive Officer; Marc Stapley, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; and Christian Henry, Senior Vice President and GM of our Genomic Solutions business. This call is being recorded, and the audio portion will be archived in the investor section of our website.
It is our intent that all forward-looking statements regarding our expected financial results and commercial activity made during today's call will be protected under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties. Actual events or results may differ materially from those projected or discussed. All forward-looking statements are based upon current information available, and Illumina assumes no obligation to update these statements. To better understand the risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ, we refer you to the documents that Illumina files with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including Illumina's most recent Forms 10-Q and 10-K.
Before I turn the call over to Marc, I want to let you know that we will participate in the Morgan Stanley Global Health Care Conference in New York the week of September 10 and the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference also in New York the week of September 17. For those of you unable to attend these conferences, we encourage you to listen to the webcast presentations, which will be available through the Investor Relations section of our website.
With that, I will now turn the call over to Marc.Marc Stapley Thanks, Kevin. Good afternoon, everyone, and thank you for joining us today. During this section of today's call, I will review our second quarter financial results and our guidance for the remainder of the year. I will then turn the call over to Jay to provide an update on our commercial progress and the state of our business and market.