Isotechnika Inc.

Advisory - Isotechnika to Announce Clinical Data From Phase III Psoriasis Trial

Edmonton, Canada (ots/PRNewswire) - Isotechnika Inc. will announce preliminary 48 week clinical trial data for the Company's Canadian Phase III psoriasis trial for its lead immunosuppressive drug, ISA247, on Monday, March 20th at 8:00 a.m. EST/6:00 a.m. MST. Management will provide an overview of the preliminary 48 week Phase III data following the release at 9:00 a.m. EST/ 7:00 a.m. MST. All interested parties will be able to access the live web cast (listen only mode) through our corporate Web site at www.isotechnika.com. About Isotechnika Inc. ---------------------- Isotechnika Inc. is an international biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Drawing upon its expertise in medicinal chemistry and immunology, the Company is focused on the discovery and development of novel immunosuppressive therapeutics that are safer than currently available treatments. Its entrepreneurial management and world- class team of scientists are building a pipeline of immunosuppressive drug candidates for treatment of autoimmune diseases and for use in the prevention of organ rejection in transplantation. Isotechnika looks to become the leader in development of immunosuppressant therapies. Isotechnika's lead compound, ISA247, is an immunosuppressant currently in an extension protocol of a Canadian Phase III human clinical trial for the treatment of moderate to severe psoriasis. In addition, ISA247 has successfully completed a Phase IIa trial for kidney transplantation. The Company also has an additional immunosuppressive compound in its drug pipeline, TAFA93, which is in Phase I. In addition to the Company's drug pipeline, Isotechnika also has a diagnostic division, which includes the Helikit(R) and Diatest(R) breath kits. The Helikit(R), a 13C urea breath test, is used for the detection of H. pylori, a bacterium that infects a large portion of the population. The Diatest(R), a 13C glucose breath test, is used to measure insulin resistance. Isotechnika Inc. is a publicly traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol ISA. More information on Isotechnika can be found at www.isotechnika.com. Forward-Looking Statements -------------------------- This press release may contain forward-looking statements. Forward- looking statements, including the Company's belief as to the potential of its products, the Company's expectations regarding the issuance of additional patents and the Company's ability to protect its intellectual property, involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which could cause the Company's actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. Such risks and uncertainties include, among others, the availability of funds and resources to pursue research and development projects, the ability to economically manufacture its products, the potential of its products, the success and timely completion of clinical studies and trials, the Company's ability to successfully commercialise its products, the ability of the Company to defend its patents from infringement by third parties, and the risk that the Company's patents may be subsequently shown to be invalid or infringe the patents of others. Investors should consult the Company's quarterly and annual filings with the Canadian commissions for additional information on risks and uncertainties relating to the forward- looking statements. Investors are cautioned against placing undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Trades on Toronto Stock Exchange - (TSX: ISA) www.isotechnika.com Archived images on this organisation are searchable through CNW Photo Archive website at http://photos.newswire.ca. Images are free to accredited members of the media. To request a free copy of this organisation's annual report, please go to http://www.newswire.ca and click on Tools for Investors. ots Originaltext: Isotechnika Inc. Im Internet recherchierbar: http://www.presseportal.ch Contact: For further information: Stephanie Gillis-Paulgaard, Director, Corporate Communications, Isotechnika Inc., Phone: +1-780-909-4661, Fax: +1-780-484-4105, E-mail: sgillis-paulgaard@isotechnika.com

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