Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses in Excess of $100,000 Investing in Amyris, Inc. to Contact the

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses in Excess of
$100,000 Investing in Amyris, Inc. to Contact the Firm

NEW YORK, July 12, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading
national securities law firm, reminds investors of Amyris, Inc.("Amyris" or
the "Company") (Nasdaq:AMRS) of the Monday, July 15, 2013 deadline to seek the
role of lead plaintiff in a federal securities class action lawsuit filed
against the Company and the President and Chief Executive Officer.

A complaint has been filed on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise
acquired Amyris securities between April 29, 2011 and February 8, 2012 (the
"Class Period").

The action alleges that the Company and the President and Chief Executive
Officer violated federal securities laws with respect to its disclosures
concerning business, operational, and compliance policies. Specifically, the
action focuses on whether Amyris made false and misleading statements to the
investing public regarding its ability to produce Biofene, a renewable
chemical.

On February 9, 2012, the Company disclosed that there would be a decrease in
Biofene production and that it needed to raise funds.Following this news,
Amyris' stock dropped $2.74, or over 28%.

Request more information now by clicking here:www.faruqilaw.com/AMRS. There
is no cost or obligation to you.

Take Action

If you invested in Amyris stock or options between April 29, 2011 and February
8, 2012 and would like to discuss your legal rights, visit
www.faruqilaw.com/AMRS. You can also contact us by calling Richard Gonnello or
Francis McConville toll free at 877-247-4292 or at 212-983-9330 or by sending
an e-mail to rgonnello@faruqilaw.com or fmcconville@faruqilaw.com. Faruqi &
Faruqi, LLP also encourages anyone with information regarding Amyris' conduct
to contact the firm, including whistleblowers, former employees, shareholders
and others.

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