NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2018--The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP:

To: All Persons or Entities who purchased Abaxis, Inc. (“Abaxis” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: ABAX) stock  prior to May 16, 2018.

You are hereby notified  that Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an  investigation  into the  fairness of the sale of Abaxis to Zoetis Inc. (NYSE: ZTS) for $83 per share. To learn more about the action and your rights,  go to:

http://www.zlk.com/mna/abaxis-inc

or contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at  jlevi@levikorsinsky.com  or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972.  There is no cost or obligation to you.

The investigation concerns whether the Board of Abaxis breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before agreeing to enter into this transaction, and whether Zoetis Inc. is underpaying for Abaxis shares, thus unlawfully harming Abaxis shareholders.

Levi & Korsinsky is a national firm with offices in New York, Connecticut, California, and Washington D.C. The firm's attorneys have extensive expertise in prosecuting securities litigation involving financial fraud, representing investors throughout the nation in securities lawsuits and have  recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for aggrieved shareholders. For more information, please feel free to contact any of the attorneys listed below. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes.

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CONTACT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP

Joseph E. Levi, Esq.

Eduard Korsinsky, Esq.

Tel: 212-363-7500

Toll Free: 877-363-5972

Fax: 212-363-7171

www.zlk.com

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