OraSure Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OSUR) To Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

ADVISORY, Nov. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:OraSure Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:OSUR), a market leader in point-of-care diagnostic tests and specimen collection devices, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square, to raise awareness about the issues surrounding HIV and AIDS for World AIDS Day, observed on December 1, 2016.

In honor of the occasion, Doug Michels, President and CEO of OraSure Technologies and Debra Messing, Global Health Ambassador for Population Services International (PSI), will ring the Opening Bell. 

Where:Nasdaq MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43 rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio

When:Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET           

OraSure Media Contact:Ron Ticho610-360-0205 rticho@orasure.com

Nasdaq MarketSite:Emily Pan(646) 441-5120 emily.pan@nasdaq.com

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Webcast: A live stream of the Nasdaq Opening Bell will be available at: https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx

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About OraSure TechnologiesOraSure Technologies is a leader in the development, manufacture and distribution of point of care diagnostic and collection devices and other technologies designed to detect or diagnose critical medical conditions. Its first-to-market, innovative products include rapid tests for the detection of antibodies to HIV and HCV on the OraQuick ® platform, oral fluid sample collection, stabilization and preparation products for molecular diagnostic applications, and oral fluid laboratory tests for detecting various drugs of abuse. OraSure's portfolio of products is sold globally to various clinical laboratories, hospitals, clinics, community-based organizations and other public health organizations, research and academic institutions, distributors, government agencies, physicians' offices, commercial and industrial entities and consumers. The Company's products enable healthcare providers to deliver critical information to patients, empowering them to make decisions to improve and protect their health. 

For more information on OraSure Technologies, please visit  www.orasure.com.

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