Monday, Jun 23, 2008

Genentech Announces July 14 Webcast of Financial and Other Business Results

South San Francisco, Calif. -- June 23, 2008 --

Genentech, Inc. (NYSE:DNA) will announce its 2008 second quarter financial results on Monday, July 14, 2008, after the close of the financial markets.

The announcement will be followed by a live webcast with Genentech management at 1:45 p.m. Pacific Time. The webcast can be accessed on Genentech's web site at http://www.gene.com and will be archived and available for replay until 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time on August 4, 2008.

A telephonic replay of the webcast will be available beginning at 4:45 p.m. Pacific Time on July 14, 2008 through 4:45 p.m. Pacific Time on July 21, 2008. Access numbers for this replay are: 1-800-642-1687 (U.S./Canada) and 1-706-645-9291 (international); Conference ID number is 49949746.

About Genentech
Founded more than 30 years ago, Genentech is a leading biotechnology company that discovers, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for patients with significant unmet medical needs. The company has headquarters in South San Francisco, California, and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol DNA. For additional information about the company, please visit http://www.gene.com

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