SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation Into Possible Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Board Of Verenium Corporation In Connection With Sale Of Company To BASF Corporation

Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of Verenium Corporation (“Verenium” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGM: VRNM) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to BASF Corporation.

Click here to learn more about the investigation http://zlk.9nl.com/verenium-vrnm/, or call: 877-363-5972. There is no cost or obligation to you.

Under the terms of the transaction, Verenium shareholders will receive $4.00 for each share of Verenium stock they own. The investigation concerns whether the Verenium Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before agreeing to enter this transaction, and whether BASF Corporation is underpaying for Verenium shares.

If you own Verenium common stock and wish to obtain additional information, please contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972, or visit http://zlk.9nl.com/verenium-vrnm/.

Levi & Korsinsky is a national firm with offices in New York, New Jersey and Washington D.C. The firm has extensive expertise in prosecuting securities litigation involving financial fraud, representing investors throughout the nation in securities and shareholder lawsuits. For more information, please feel free to contact any of the attorneys listed below. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes.

CONTACT:Levi & Korsinsky, LLPJoseph Levi, Esq.Eduard Korsinsky, Esq.30 Broad Street - 24th FloorNew York, NY 10004Tel: (212) 363-7500Toll Free: (877) 363-5972Fax: (212) 363-7171 www.zlk.com

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