Quidel Corp. ( QDEL) Q2 2011 Earnings Call August 2, 2011, 5:00 p.m. ET Executives John Radak – CFO Doug Bryant – President and CEO Analysts Matt Hewitt – Craig-Hallum Capital Group Scott Gleason – Stephens, Inc. Ashim Anand – Natixis Bleichroeder Tycho Peterson – JP Morgan Brian Weinstein – William Blair & Co. Nicholas Jansen – Raymond James Brad Hoover – Sidoti & Co. PresentationOperator
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Quidel Corporation second quarter 2011 earnings conference call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, instructions will be given for the question-and-answer session. (Operator instructions). I would now like to turn the call over to Mr. John Radak. Please go ahead. John Radak Thank you. This is John Radak, Chief Financial Officer at Quidel. Thank you for participating in today’s call. Joining me is our President and Chief Executive Officer, Doug Bryant. Today Quidel released financial results for its three months ended June 30 th, 2011. If you’ve not received this news release or if you would like to be added to the company’s distribution list, please call Hooven Argetta at Quidel Corporation at 858-646-8023. Please note that this conference call will include forward-looking statements within the meaning of federal securities laws. It is possible that actual results and performance could differ materially from these stated expectations. For a discussion of risk factors, please review Quidel’s annual form on, annual report on Form 10-K, and registration statements and subsequent quarterly reports on form 10-Q as filed with the FCC.