SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 9, 2010
MARTEK BIOSCIENCES CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (410) 740-0081
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN THE REPORT
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
Attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference are slides to be used in connection with the presentation by Martek Biosciences Corporation at the 30th Annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference in Boston, MA. The company will be presenting on Wednesday, August 11th at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.