SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 6, 2005
|(State or Other Jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer
10210 Genetic Center Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers.|
|Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
Section 5 Corporate Governance and Management
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers.
(b) (c) On June 6, 2005, James H. Godsey, Ph.D. resigned from his position as the registrants Executive Vice President, Development, effective as of June 17, 2005. Larry T. Mimms, Ph.D., who is currently the registrants Vice President Strategic Planning and Development, has been appointed as Executive Vice President, Research & Development, effective June 20, 2005.
A copy of the press release issued by the registrant with respect to this matter is furnished with this current report as Exhibit 99.1.
Section 9 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(c) Exhibits. The following exhibit is furnished with this current report.
|Press release of Gen-Probe Incorporated dated June 10, 2005.|