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ISG TECHNOLOGIES AND ELEKTA SIGN DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT FOR VIEWING WAND

 MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- ISG Technologies, Inc. (ISG) (NASDAQ: ISGTF) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Elekta Instrument AB of Sweden. Under the terms of this agreement, Elekta will distribute ISG's Viewing Wand product on a global basis except for Japan. Elekta will display the ISG Viewing Wand at the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Tradeshow in April.
 Dr. Michael Greenberg, president and CEO of ISG Technologies Inc., stated that the new relationship allows ISG to benefit from Elekta's established worldwide distribution system to bring the benefits of the Viewing Wand to the global market.
 Elekta is a market leader in several key segments within the neuroscience field. Its product range of neurosurgical systems encompasses stereotactic and hand-held instrumentation, radiosurgical equipment (the Leksell Gamma Knife), ultrasonic aspirators and computerized surgical planning systems.
 ISG Technologies Inc., a Canadian company, designs, manufactures, markets, and supports visual data processing technology for the medical imaging market. The technology consists of proprietary software and parallel-processing accelerator hardware. Radiologists and surgeons use these systems to display, manipulate, and analyze two- and three- dimensional images of actual patient anatomy. The company won the 1991 Canada Export Award, and won the 1992 Canada Award for Business Excellence in the Innovation category. ISG is a public company, with common shares listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol ISOT and New York's NASDAQ under the symbol ISGTF.
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 /CONTACT: Gerry McDonald, vice president - finance and administration of ISG Technologies, 416-672-2100, ext 290/
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