Diagnos Inc.

Diagnos Inc.

August 27, 2007 11:32 ET

DIAGNOS Makes its Largest Claim Acquisition to Date (25,000 Hectares) in the Dominican Republic

BROSSARD, QUEBEC, CANADA--(Marketwire - Aug. 27, 2007) - DIAGNOS inc. ("DIAGNOS" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:ADK), a leader in the use of artificial intelligence ("AI") and advanced knowledge extraction techniques, announced today the acquisition, through its Natural Resources Division, of its largest claim (25,000 hectares) in the Dominican Republic. Supported by CARDS system (Computer Aided Resources Detection Software), this acquisition, the most important to date, is at the final stage of the signature with the Ministry of Industry and Commerce of the host country. DIAGNOS has successfully followed through all the process in order to acquire this exploration license. "At this very last stage, no exploration permit has ever been turned down in the history of the Dominican Republic", confirms Salvador B. Brouwer, consultant on this project for the Corporation.

"This transaction puts an end to a long process that will have had the advantage of giving DIAGNOS the opportunity to refine its model on gold, copper and nickel targets in this geological environment", explains Jacqueline Monfourny, Vice-President of the Natural Resources Division.

In addition, Mr Andre Larente, President of DIAGNOS, underlines the importance of this transaction. "We just made a great step to position DIAGNOS as a major player in the natural resources sector. CARDS will shortly become an essential tool for any company who wants to be more efficient, saving time and money in a very competitive environment."

DIAGNOS, a multidisciplinary corporation, can count on a 16-people team among which six professionals in geophysics, geology and geography; artificial intelligence specialists, mathematicians, imagery and remote sensing. In addition to the data mining and the predictions of the best drilling targets, the Natural Resources Division acquires and sells properties and offers project management services. This horizontal integration makes DIAGNOS, the leader in its sector of industry.


DIAGNOS inc. has developed data mining software and provides data mining services. The Corporation designed and developed MCubiX, a data mining software suite capable of extracting knowledge from historical data - in the form of images, text or traditional databases - and making predictions that improve business processes and decision making ability. CARDS (Computer Aided Resource Detection System) can be applied to several sectors of prospecting, such as diamond, gold, zinc, copper and the oil and gas, and each one of these resources require a distinct methodology endorsed by the application. For further information, please visit our Website at www.diagnos.ca.

The Corporation's objective is to develop a royalty stream by significantly enhancing and participating in the exploration success rate of mining and oil and gas companies.

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