Focal, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2001 Results Conference Call

Apr 27, 2001, 01:00 ET from Focal, Inc.

    LEXINGTON, Mass., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Focal, Inc. (Nasdaq:   FOCL)
 announced today that following the dissemination of a press release with its
 first quarter results after the market closes on Wednesday, May 2, 2001,
 management will host a conference call to discuss these results on Thursday,
 May 3 at 9:00 a.m. EDT.  The call may be accessed by calling 913-981-5507
 (internationally: 800-289-0436), access code 556137.  This call will be
 broadcast live on the Internet and can be accessed at www.focalinc.com.  In
 addition, the call will be available for replay starting at noon on May 3,
 2001, through noon on May 10, 2001.  To access the replay, please call
 888-203-1112, access code 556137.
 
     About Focal, Inc.
     Focal, Inc. (www.focalinc.com) develops, manufactures and commercializes
 synthetic, absorbable, liquid surgical sealants based on the Company's
 proprietary polymer technology.  The Company's FocalSeal-L and FocalSeal-S
 surgical sealant products are currently being developed for use inside the
 body to seal leaks resulting from lung, neurological, cardiovascular and
 gastrointestinal surgery.  Focal has entered into an exclusive distribution
 agreement for its surgical sealant products for lung, cardiovascular and
 gastrointestinal surgery in North America with Genzyme Surgical Products.
 
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SOURCE Focal, Inc.
    LEXINGTON, Mass., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Focal, Inc. (Nasdaq:   FOCL)
 announced today that following the dissemination of a press release with its
 first quarter results after the market closes on Wednesday, May 2, 2001,
 management will host a conference call to discuss these results on Thursday,
 May 3 at 9:00 a.m. EDT.  The call may be accessed by calling 913-981-5507
 (internationally: 800-289-0436), access code 556137.  This call will be
 broadcast live on the Internet and can be accessed at www.focalinc.com.  In
 addition, the call will be available for replay starting at noon on May 3,
 2001, through noon on May 10, 2001.  To access the replay, please call
 888-203-1112, access code 556137.
 
     About Focal, Inc.
     Focal, Inc. (www.focalinc.com) develops, manufactures and commercializes
 synthetic, absorbable, liquid surgical sealants based on the Company's
 proprietary polymer technology.  The Company's FocalSeal-L and FocalSeal-S
 surgical sealant products are currently being developed for use inside the
 body to seal leaks resulting from lung, neurological, cardiovascular and
 gastrointestinal surgery.  Focal has entered into an exclusive distribution
 agreement for its surgical sealant products for lung, cardiovascular and
 gastrointestinal surgery in North America with Genzyme Surgical Products.
 
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