By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Illumina today postponed the release of its fourth-quarter and full-year 2011 financial results as its board reviews Roche's $5.7 million hostile bid for the San Diego-based next-generation sequencing and microarray firm.

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