Immucor, Inc. (BLUD) F2Q2011 Earnings Call Transcript January 7, 2011 8:30 am ET Executives Michele Howard – VP, IR Nino De Chirico – President and CEO Rick Flynt – EVP and CFO Analysts Quintin Lai – Baird David Turkaly – SIG Joshua Zable – WJB Capital Bill Quirk – Piper Jaffray Scott Gleason – Stephens, Inc. Daniel Owczarski – Avondale Partners James Sidoti – Sidoti & Company PresentationOperator
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for standing by and welcome to the Immucor conference call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later we will conduct a question-and-answer session and instructions will follow at that time. As a reminder, this conference call is being recorded. I would now like to introduce your host for today's conference, Michele Howard, Immucor's Vice President of Investor Relations. Ms. Howard, you may begin. Michele Howard Good morning and thank you for joining us to discuss our second quarter fiscal 2011 results. Participating with me on this call are Dr. Nino De Chirico, our President and Chief Executive Officer, and Rick Flynt, our Chief Financial Officer. Before we begin, I'd like to read the following Safe Harbor statement. Many statements on this call constitute forward-looking statements that reflect our judgment about future events and circumstances, including statements or projections about future financial results or economic performance, or statements about plans and objectives for future operations. Actual results could differ materially from these forward-looking statements. The company does not intend to update these forward-looking statements unless required to do so by the federal securities laws. For a detailed discussion of factors that could cause actual results to differ from these forward-looking statements, please refer to yesterday's press release and the company's most recent SEC filings.