Xillix Technologies Corp.
TSX : XLX

Xillix Technologies Corp.

January 20, 2006 09:16 ET

Xillix Featured on CEO Clips on The Biography Channel

RICHMOND, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 20, 2006) - Xillix Technologies Corp. (TSX:XLX), the world leader in fluorescence endoscopy for the early detection of cancer, today announced that it will be featured on CEO Clips on The Biography Channel. CEO Clips, a series of two minute corporate profiles on Canadian companies, will feature Xillix Technologies Corp. on The Biography Channel beginning January 23 until February 13th throughout the day and evenings. It can also be viewed online via this link www.xillix.com and will also be posted on Yahoo Finance Canada.

About The Biography Channel:

"Over half of Canadians in digital households watch The Biography Channel," Roper Report 2005. The Biography Channel finished #1 in awareness and viewer importance to the enjoyment of cable, in the latest Beta Research Subscriber study of digital cable subscribers and is viewed in 800,000 Canadian homes.

About Xillix

Xillix Technologies Corp. is a Canadian medical device company and the world leader in fluorescence endoscopy for improved cancer detection. Xillix's latest device, Onco-LIFE™, incorporates fluorescence and white-light endoscopy in a single device that has been developed for the detection and localization of lung and gastrointestinal (GI) cancers. An international multicenter lung cancer clinical trial of Onco-LIFE demonstrated a 325% per-lesion improvement in the detection of early lung cancer (moderate-severe dysplasia and carcinoma in situ) and a 250% per-patient improvement compared to white-light alone. Onco-LIFE is approved for sale in the United States for the lung application and in Europe and Canada for both lung and GI applications. Onco-LIFE is compact, user-friendly and is compatible with a wide range of endoscopes and endoscopic accessories to help maximize global market acceptance.

Note: Certain of the statements contained in this press release contain forward-looking statements which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company, or industry results, to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. The Company does not expect to update forward-looking statements continually as conditions change. Investors are referred to the full discussion of risk factors associated with the Company's business contained in the Company's Annual Information Form filed with securities regulatory authorities dated March 31, 2005.

The Company is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "XLX".

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