Company:  HOLOGIC INC (HOLX)
Form Type:  8-K
Filing Date:  1/4/2013 
CIK:  0000859737 
Address:  35 CROSBY DRIVE 
City, State, Zip:  BEDFORD, Massachusetts 01730 
Telephone:  (781) 999-7300 
Fiscal Year:  09/28 
Last Trade
Last Trade: 
$20.73  
Change: 
0.25 (1.22%)  
Trade Time: 
Apr 24  
Market Cap: 
$5.69B
Description of Business
We are a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostics products, medical imaging systems and surgical products with an emphasis on serving the healthcare needs of women. Our core business units are focused on diagnostics, breast health, GYN surgical and skeletal health. We sell and service our products through a combination of direct sales and service forces and a network of independent distributors and sales representatives. We offer a wide range of diagnostic products which are used primarily to aid in the diagnosis of human diseases and screen donated human blood. Our molecular diagnostics products include our Aptima family of assays based on our Transcription-Mediated-Amplification, or TMA, technology, our Cervista products based on our proprietary Invader chemistry and our advanced instrumentation (Panther, Tigris and HTA).
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  FORM 8-K
    SECTION 3 SECURITIES AND TRADING MARKETS
      Item 3.03 Material Modification to Rights of Security Holders.
    SECTION 5 CORPORATE GOVERNANCE
      Item 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; ...
    SECTION 9 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
      Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
    SIGNATURES
  EXHIBIT 3.1
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