Cellular Dynamics to Host Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial Results Webcast and Call

MADISON, Wis., Feb. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cellular Dynamics International, Inc. (CDI) (Nasdaq:ICEL) today announced that the company will host a webcast and conference call to discuss its financial results for the fourth quarter and for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013.

Date: Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Time: 8 a.m. EST
Webcast: The live webcast can be accessed via the investor relations section of CDI's website at www.cellulardynamics.com, and will be archived there following the call for approximately one year
Telephone: (877) 312-5886 (Domestic)
(206) 453-2872 (International)
Reference conference ID# 3865935

About Cellular Dynamics International, Inc.

Cellular Dynamics International, Inc. (CDI) is a leading developer of induced pluripotent stem cell technologies for in vitro drug development, stem cell banking and in vivo cellular therapeutic research. CDI harnesses its unique manufacturing technology to produce differentiated tissue cells in industrial quality, quantity and purity from any individual's induced pluripotent stem cell line created from a standard blood draw. CDI was founded in 2004 by Dr. James Thomson, a pioneer in human pluripotent stem cell research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. CDI's facilities are located in Madison, Wisconsin, with a second facility in Novato, California. See www.cellulardynamics.com.

Forward-looking Statements

To the extent that statements contained in this press release are not descriptions of historical facts regarding Cellular Dynamics International, Inc., they are forward-looking statements reflecting the current beliefs and expectations of management made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Words such as "may," "will," "believe," "expect," "anticipate," "estimate," "intend," and similar expressions (as well as other words or expressions referencing future events, conditions or circumstances) are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements in this release involve substantial risks and uncertainties that could cause our product development efforts, actual results, performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Cellular Dynamics undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements. For a further description of the risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from those expressed in these forward-looking statements, as well as risks relating to the business of the Company in general, see Cellular Dynamics' quarterly report on Form 10-Q filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 12, 2013, and as may be described from time to time in Cellular Dynamics' subsequent SEC filings.

CONTACT: MEDIA CONTACTS: Joleen Rau Senior Director, Marketing & Communications Cellular Dynamics International, Inc. (608) 310-5142 jrau@cellulardynamics.com Investor Relations Gitanjali Jain Ogawa The Trout Group, LLC (646) 378-2949 gogawa@troutgroup.comSource:Cellular Dynamics International, Inc.