Agricultural genotyping solutions from Affymetrix offer plant and animal genotyping scientists customized, cost-effective, automated genotyping tools for the highly accurate identification, validation, and screening of markers associated with desired genetic traits. Affymetrix is the leader in customization of agriculture genotyping arrays and also offers catalog arrays for a variety of plants and animals that were designed under the Expert Design Program.For more information on the Axiom genotyping platform for agrigenomics applications, please visit www.affymetrix.com/agrigenotyping. About Affymetrix Affymetrix technologies enable multiplex and simultaneous analysis of biological systems at the cell, protein, and gene level, facilitating the rapid translation of benchtop research into clinical and routine use for human health and wellness. Affymetrix provides leadership and support, partnering with customers in pharmaceutical, diagnostic, and biotechnology companies, as well as leading academic, government, and nonprofit research institutes in their quest to use biology for a better world. More than 2,300 microarray systems have been shipped around the world and more than 94,000 peer-reviewed papers have been published citing Affymetrix technologies. Affymetrix is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, and has manufacturing facilities in Cleveland, San Diego, Vienna, and Singapore. Affymetrix has about 1,100 employees and maintains sales and distribution operations worldwide. For more information about Affymetrix, please visit www.affymetrix.com. Forward-looking statements All statements in this press release that are not historical are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act as amended, including statements regarding Affymetrix' "expectations," "beliefs," "hopes," "intentions," "strategies," or the like. Such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially for Affymetrix from those projected. These and other risk factors are discussed in Affymetrix' Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014, and other SEC reports for subsequent quarterly periods. PLEASE NOTE: Affymetrix, the Affymetrix logo, Axiom, and Eureka trademarks are the property of Affymetrix, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.