Diagnos Inc.
TSX VENTURE : ADK

Diagnos Inc.

November 18, 2009 09:31 ET

DIAGNOS: Local Model on Metanor Resources Barry Gold Project

BROSSARD, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Nov. 18, 2009) - DIAGNOS inc. ("DIAGNOS" or "the Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:ADK), a leader in the use of artificial intelligence and advanced knowledge extraction techniques, announced today that its CARDS (Computer Aided Resources Detection System) technology will be used for the creation of a local signature model targeting the auriferous potential of the Barry property and surrounding areas of Metanor Resources inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO). The service and the right to use the targets provided by CARDS are for a fee of $60,000.

The Barry gold deposit is located in the Urban-Barry greenstone belt approximately 65 km southeast of the Bachelor Lake mine. The Urban-Barry area is the site of renewed interest following the release of Noront Resources Ltd drilling results which intersected 800.1 to 1,792.9 g/t over 4.9 m (Noront's press release of December 1st, 2006) and 27.3 g/t over 14.4m (Noront's press release of June 8th, 2006). In September 2009, Metanor intersected a zone of 9.24 g/t over 33 m, including 13.38 g/t over 22.5 m (Metanor's press release of September 23rd, 2009). Previous drilling by Metanor also confirmed the potential of the deformation corridor on the Barry property.

Based on results obtained from a regional model generated in 2006 covering the majority of the Abitibi region, DIAGNOS identified the above mentioned zones within the Urban-Barry area. Additional mineralized zones were identified for their gold and base metal potential and await field exploration.

About DIAGNOS

Founded in 1998, DIAGNOS is a publicly traded Canadian corporation (TSX VENTURE:ADK), with a mission to commercialize technologies combining contextual imaging and traditional data mining thereby improving decision making processes. DIAGNOS offers products, services, and solutions to clients in a variety of fields including natural resources, healthcare, and entertainment.

For further information, please visit our website at www.diagnos.com or the SEDAR website at www.sedar.com.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.

Contact Information

  • DIAGNOS Inc.
    Andre Larente - President
    Investor relations representative
    1-877-678-8882 or 450-678-8882 ext. 224 (FAX)
    alarente@diagnos.com
    or
    DIAGNOS Inc.
    Michel Fontaine
    Vice-President - Business Development
    1-877-678-8882 or 450-678-8882 ext. 222 (FAX)
    mfontaine@diagnos.com