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Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Investigation of Illumina, Inc.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Investigation of Illumina, Inc.19:57 EST Wednesday, January 25, 2012 BENSALEM, Pa. (Business Wire) -- Law Offices of Howard G. Smithannounces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Illumina, Inc. (“Illumina” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:ILMN) related to the receipt of a proposal from Roche to acquire the Company. The transaction is valued at approximately $5.7 billion or $44.50 per share. The investigation concerns the board of directors' process for consideration of the proposed transaction, and whether Illumina is acting in its shareholders' best interests by refusing to enter into negotiations with Roche. If you are a shareholder of Illumina, if you have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or if you wish to discuss these matters or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Howard G. Smith, Esquire, of Law Offices of Howard G. Smith, 3070 Bristol Pike, Suite 112, Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020 by telephone at (215) 638-4847, Toll Free at (888) 638-4847, or by email to howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.com, or visit our website at http://www.howardsmithlaw.com. Law Offices of Howard G. SmithHoward G. Smith, Esquire(215) 638-4847Toll Free (888) 638-4847howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.comhttp://www.howardsmithlaw.com