ERA-EDTA 2006 Conference call

Basel, 17 July 2006

Roche’s Investor and Analyst Briefing

Conference call on Roche C.E.R.A. data and results at the European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) 2006

The conference call to present and discuss new data and results on Roche's C.E.R.A. presented during the 2006 ERA-EDTA conference on July 15-17 in Glasgow, UK, was held on 17 July 2006.

The replay of the conference call as well as the presentation slides are available on request. Please contact Roche Investor Relations.