WaferGen Bio-systems to Announce Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results on Wednesday, August 5

FREMONT, Calif., July 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:WGBS) announced today that it will announce second quarter ended June 30, 2015 financial results after the market close and host a conference call and webcast on Wednesday, August 5, 2015.

Conference Call & Webcast
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 @ 5:00pm Eastern Time
Domestic: 877-407-3982
International: 201-493-6780
Conference ID: 13615473
Webcast: http://public.viavid.com/player/index.php?id=115605
Replays available until August 19, 2015
Domestic: 877-870-5176
International: 858-384-5517
Passcode: 13615473

About WaferGen

WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc. is a life science company that offers innovative genomic solutions for clinical testing and research. The SmartChip MyDesign™ Real-Time PCR System is a high-throughput genetic analysis platform for profiling and validating molecular biomarkers via microRNA and mRNA gene expression profiling, as well as single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) genotyping. The SmartChip TE™ System is a novel product offering for target enrichment geared towards clinical Next-Gen sequencing (NGS). The Seq-Ready™ TE System, powered by SmartChipTM massively-parallel singleplex PCR technology, is an innovative one-step target enrichment and library preparation solution. The Company now also offers the Apollo 324™ product line used in library preparation for NGS. These three complementary technologies offer a powerful set of tools enabling more accurate, faster and cheaper genetic analysis based on Next-Gen Sequencing and Real-Time PCR. In addition, WaferGen has established proof-of-concept for its single cell technology, which is based on the Company's SmartChip™ platform. WaferGen's scientists have successfully isolated single cells and produced excellent results in downstream processing of these individual cells, including RNA sequencing.

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CONTACT: INVESTOR CONTACTS: LifeSci Advisors, LLC Brian Stollar bstollar@lifesciadvisors.com WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc. Rollie Carlson Rollie.carlson@wafergen.comSource:WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc.