ART Advanced Research Technologies Inc.
TSX : ARA

ART Advanced Research Technologies Inc.

April 24, 2007 10:52 ET

ART Advanced Research Technologies to Present at BioFinance in Toronto

MONTREAL, CANADA--(CCNMatthews - April 24, 2007) - ART Advanced Research Technologies Inc. ("ART") (TSX:ARA), a Canadian medical device company and a leader in optical molecular imaging products for the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries, announced today that on Wednesday, April 25th, 2007, Sebastien Gignac, ART's President and CEO, will present an update on the Company's recent developments in achieving key milestones at the BioFinance investor conference to be held at the Toronto Marriott Eaton Centre Hotel, located at 525 Bay Street in Toronto, Canada. Mr. Gignac's presentation will take place at 10:00 a.m. (EST) in the Trinity IV room.

About ART

ART Advanced Research Technologies Inc. is a leader in molecular imaging products for the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. ART has developed products in medical imaging, medical diagnostics, disease research, and drug discovery with the goal of bringing new and better treatments to patients faster. eXplore Optix™, an optical molecular imaging device designed for monitoring physiological changes in living systems at the preclinical study phases of new drugs, is distributed by GE Healthcare and is used by industry and academic leaders worldwide. SoftScan®, an optical medical imaging device, is designed to improve the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. ART is commercializing these products in a global strategic alliance with GE Healthcare, a world leader in mammography and imaging. Finally, the Fenestra™ line of molecular imaging contrast products provide image enhancement for a wide range of preclinical Micro CT applications allowing scientists to see greater detail in their imaging studies, with potential extension into other major imaging modalities. ART's shares are listed on the TSX under the ticker symbol ARA. For more information on ART, visit our website at www.art.ca .

This press release may contain forward-looking statements subject to risks and uncertainties that would cause actual events to differ materially from expectations. These risks and uncertainties are described in the Management Proxy Circular of ART dated October 24, 2006, available on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) under the profile of "ART Advanced Research Technologies Inc. (old)" (ART's predecessor issuer).

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