Nanogen to Host Third Quarter Conference Call and Webcast on November 1, 2006

Oct 30, 2006, 00:00 ET from Nanogen, Inc.

    SAN DIEGO, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nanogen, Inc. (Nasdaq:  
 NGEN), developer of advanced diagnostic products, will host a conference
 call on Wednesday, November 1, 2006 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern (1:30 p.m.
 Pacific) to discuss 2006 third quarter financial results. The financial
 results press release will be issued at close of market on November 1.
 Interested investors and others may participate in the conference call by
 dialing 877-407-9205 for US/Canada participants and 201-689-8054 for
 international participants.
     (Logo: )
     Audio of management's presentation will be available via live webcast
 on the investor relations section of Nanogen's corporate website at, and will be archived for 90 days. A digital recording of
 the call will also be available for 48 hours, beginning two hours after the
 completion of the conference call on November 1, and can be accessed via
 telephone at 877-660-6853 for US/Canada participants and 201-612-7415 for
 international participants. The account number, 286, along with the
 conference ID, 218415, will be required to listen to the playback
     About Nanogen, Inc.
     Nanogen's advanced technologies provide researchers, clinicians and
 physicians worldwide with improved methods and tools to predict, diagnose,
 and ultimately help treat disease. The company's products include real-time
 PCR reagents, the NanoChip(R) electronic microarray platform and a line of
 rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests. Nanogen's ten years of pioneering
 research involving nanotechnology holds the promise of miniaturization and
 continues to be supported for its potential for diagnostic and biodefense
 applications. For additional information please visit Nanogen's website at .
     Nanogen Forward-Looking Statement
     This press release contains forward-looking statements that are subject
 to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ
 materially from those set forth in the forward-looking statements,
 including whether patents owned or licensed by Nanogen will be developed
 into products, whether the patents owned by Nanogen offer any protection
 against competitors with competing technologies, whether products under
 development can be successfully developed and commercialized, whether
 results reported by our customers or partners can be identically
 replicated, and other risks and uncertainties discussed under the caption
 "Factors That May Affect Results" and elsewhere in Nanogen's Form 10-K or
 Form 10-Q most recently filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
 These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. Nanogen
 disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking

SOURCE Nanogen, Inc.