Myriad Genetics Announces Date of Full-Year and Fourth-Quarter Fiscal 2013 Financial Results Conference Call

SALT LAKE CITY, July 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Myriad Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq:MYGN) today announced it will hold its fourth-quarter 2013 sales and earnings conference call with institutional investors and analysts at 4:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Aug. 13. During the call, Peter D. Meldrum, president and chief executive officer; James Evans, chief financial officer; and Mark Capone, president, Myriad Genetics will provide an overview of Myriad's financial performance for the quarter and full year.

To listen to the call, interested parties in the United States may dial 800-404-5245 or +1- 303-223-2688 for international callers. All callers will be asked to reference reservation number 21668391. The conference call also will be available through a live webcast at A replay of the call will be available two hours after the end of the call for seven days and may be accessed by dialing 800-633-8284 within the United States or +1-402-977-9140 for international callers, and entering reservation number 21668391.

About Myriad Genetics

Myriad Genetics is a leading molecular diagnostic company dedicated to making a difference in patients' lives through the discovery and commercialization of transformative tests to assess a person's risk of developing disease, guide treatment decisions and assess risk of disease progression and recurrence. Myriad's portfolio of molecular diagnostic tests are based on an understanding of the role genes play in human disease and were developed with a commitment to improving an individual's decision making process for monitoring and treating disease. Myriad is focused on strategic directives to introduce new products, including companion diagnostics, as well as expanding internationally. For more information on how Myriad is making a difference, please visit the Company's website:

CONTACT: Media Contact: Ron Rogers (801) 584-3065 Investor Contact: Scott Gleason (801) 584-1143 sgleason@myriad.comSource:Myriad Genetics, Inc.