Warnex Inc.

Warnex Inc.

February 14, 2011 07:00 ET

Warnex Collaborates With Mouvement Retrouvailles to Help People Search for Family Members

LAVAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Feb. 14, 2011) - Warnex Inc. (TSX:WNX) announced today that its Warnex PRO-DNA Services division has launched a program, in collaboration with Mouvement Retrouvailles, to help people affected by adoption issues who are searching for their birth parents, children or siblings. Warnex offers genetic identification services and, as part of this program, the genetic profiles will be registered in a specific database that will be used to search for potential family members.

"We are pleased to collaborate with Mouvement Retrouvailles on this project to help people search for their family members," said Mark Busgang, President and CEO of Warnex. "Genetic identification, which allows us determines a person's DNA profile, provides a powerful tool for establishing a biological link between individuals."

Warnex offers to Mouvement Retrouvailles members the opportunity to obtain their genetic profile as well as have it registered in a specific database that is used to reunite potential family members. Every genetic profile created as part of this program is compared to every other profile contained in the database in order to find a relationship. If a relationship between two individuals is identified, Warnex will inform Mouvement Retrouvailles, which in turn will contact the people involved.

For more information on this service, visit www.prodna.ca/en/mouvement.php.

About Mouvement Retrouvailles

Mouvement Retrouvailles (www.mouvement-retrouvailles.qc.ca) is a non-profit organization founded in 1983. It has more than 13,000 members that have registered over the years whose statements have been included in its provincial database. Its primary mission is to provide high-quality support during all stages of the search for parents and children separated by an adoption. The organization has allowed thousands of people to be reunited and has assisted them in building up a harmonious relationship with each other by increasing the mutual understanding for the situation of both parties. Mouvement Retrouvailles also works to increase awareness in the public at large, in Québec Youth Centres and at the Québec Ministry of Health and Social Services, for adoption-related issues including, among others, the knowledge of one's medical and socio-biological history.

About Warnex

Warnex (www.warnex.ca) is a life sciences company devoted to protecting public health by providing laboratory services to the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors. Warnex Analytical Services provides pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies with a variety of quality control services, including chemistry, chromatography, microbiology, method development and validation, and stability studies. Warnex Bioanalytical Services specializes in bioequivalence and bioavailability studies for clinical trials. Warnex Medical Laboratories provides specialized testing for the healthcare industry as well as pharmaceutical and central laboratory services. Warnex PRO-DNA Services offers DNA identification tests for paternity, maternity and other family relationships, as well as for immigration and forensic testing purposes. Warnex has three facilities located in Laval and Blainville, Quebec, and Thunder Bay, Ontario.


Certain statements contained in this news release are forward-looking and are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, known and unknown. For information identifying known risks and uncertainties, relating to financial resources, liquidity risk, key customers and business partners, credit risk, foreign currency risk, government regulations, laboratory facilities, volatility of share price, employees, suppliers, and other important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking statements, please refer to the heading Risks and Uncertainties in Warnex's most recent Management's Discussion and Analysis, which can be found at www.sedar.com. Consequently, actual results may differ materially from the anticipated results expressed in these forward-looking statements.

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