Life Technologies (LIFE) Q3 2011 Earnings Call October 25, 2011 4:30 pm ET Executives Gregory T. Lucier - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Amanda Clardy - Chief Marketing Officer David F. Hoffmeister - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President Mark P. Stevenson - President and Chief Operating Officer Agnes Lee - Analysts David Ferreiro - Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Research Division Derik De Bruin - UBS Bill Bonello - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division Amit Bhalla - Citigroup Inc, Research Division Jonathan P. Groberg - Macquarie Research Daniel Arias - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division Isaac Ro - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Nandita Koshal - Barclays Capital, Research Division Vijay Kumar - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division Doug Schenkel - Cowen and Company, LLC, Research Division Jon Davis Wood - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division Tycho W Peterson - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Quintin J. Lai - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division Unknown Analyst - PresentationOperator
Thank you for standing by, and welcome to the Life Technologies Corporation Q3 2011 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] I must advise you that this conference is being recorded, today, Tuesday, October 25, 2011. I would now like to hand the conference over to your speaker today, Ms. Agnes Lee, Director of Investor Relations. Please go ahead. Agnes Lee Thank you, Vivian, and good afternoon, everyone. Welcome to Life Technologies Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call. Joining me on the call today are Greg Lucier, our Chairman and CEO; and David Hoffmeister, our Chief Financial Officer. In addition, Mark Stevenson, our Chief Operating Officer, will be available during the Q&A portion of the call. If you haven't received a copy of today's press release, you may obtain one from our website, at lifetechnologies.com. I would like to remind our listeners that our discussion today will include forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, statements about future expectations, plans and prospects for the company. We believe these statements are based on reasonable assumptions, but actual results may differ materially from those indicated. It is our intent that these forward-looking statements be protected under the Safe Harbor created by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Additionally, we will be discussing GAAP and non-GAAP measures. A full reconciliation of the non-GAAP measures to GAAP can be found in today's press release or on our website.