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Hitt og þetta 28. apríl 2006

(IFN) PRESS RELEASE: deCODE genetics to Webcast Presentation

Reykajvik (IFN) deCODE genetics (Nasdaq: DCGN) today announced that its presentation at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged conference on Thursday, May 4, will be webcast live. The presentation will be delivered at 2:15pm EDT/6:15pm GMT at the Mandarin Oriental hotel in Miami.
The webcast can be accessed through the Investors page on deCODE's website, http://www.decode.com. Those interested in listening should log on a few minutes in advance in order to download any software or complete any sign- in that may be required.

About deCODE

deCODE is global leader in applying human genetics to develop drugs for common diseases. Our population approach has enabled us to discover and target key biological pathways involved in conditions ranging from heart attack to cancer. We are turning these discoveries into new medicine to better treat and prevent many of the biggest challenges to public health. deCODE is delivering on the promise of the new genetics.(SM) Visit us on the web at http://www.decode.com.


Contact:
deCODE genetics
Stefan Arnason
+354 570 1995
ir@decode.is

/CONTACT: Stefan Arnason of deCODE genetics, +354-570-1995, ir@decode.is
/Web site: http://www.decode.com

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