PreMD Announces Resignation of Director



    TORONTO, Feb. 26 /CNW/ - Predictive medicine company PreMD Inc. (TSX:
PMD; PREMF.pk) today announced the resignation of Paul Davis as a Director of
the Corporation. Mr. Davis has been a director of PreMD since April 2008. "I
would like to express my sincere thanks to Paul for his contribution to
PreMD," said Brent Norton, President and CEO of PreMD.

    About PreMD Inc.

    PreMD Inc. has rapid, non-invasive tests for the early detection of
life-threatening diseases. PreMD's cardiovascular products include PREVU(*) POC
and PREVU(*) LT, both non-invasive skin cholesterol tests. The Company's cancer
tests include ColorectAlert(TM), LungAlert(TM) and a breast cancer test.
PreMD's head office is located in Toronto, Ontario and its research and
product development facility is at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario.
For more information about PreMD, please visit www.premdinc.com.

    This press release contains forward-looking statements. These statements
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 successful development or marketing of the Company's products, the
competitiveness of the Company's products if successfully commercialized, the
lack of operating profit and availability of funds and resources to pursue R&D
projects, the successful and timely completion of clinical studies, product
liability, reliance on third-party manufacturers, the ability of the Company
to take advantage of business opportunities, uncertainties related to the
regulatory process, and general changes in economic conditions. In addition,
while the Company routinely obtains patents for its products and technology,
the protection offered by the Company's patents and patent applications may be
challenged, invalidated or circumvented by our competitors and there can be no
guarantee of our ability to obtain or maintain patent protection for our
products or product candidates.
    Investors should consult the Company's quarterly and annual filings with
the Canadian and U.S. securities commissions for additional information on
risks and uncertainties relating to the forward-looking statements. Investors
are cautioned not to rely on these forward-looking statements. PreMD is
providing this information as of the date of this press release and does not
undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in
this press release as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

    (*) Trademark

    %SEDAR: 00007927E          %CIK: 0001179083




For further information:

For further information: Brent Norton, President & CEO, Tel: (416)
222-3449 ext. 22, Email: bnorton@premdinc.com

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