NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PositiveID said today its board has approved a 1-for-25 reverse stock split, commencing at the start of trading on April 23.

As a result of the reverse split, the number of PositiveID shares will be reduced to about 15 million shares. The company's ticker symbol will be PSIDD for about 20 trading days after the split to designate it is trading on a post-reverse split basis.

The company trades on the Over-The-Counter Bulletin Board.

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