SOURCE: Implant Sciences

Implant Sciences

June 16, 2010 12:06 ET

Implant Sciences Conducts Event Security Pilot Program at U.S. Open Golf Championship

Use of Quantum Sniffer™ Explosive Trace Detector at U.S. Open Security Checkpoints Will Serve as a Model for Future High Profile Opportunities Worldwide

WILMINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2010) -  Implant Sciences Corporation (PINKSHEETS: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for the homeland security and defense markets, today announced an event security pilot program to be conducted with the support of Andy Frain Services, America's leading provider of integrated security solutions. The Quantum Sniffer™ QS-H150 will be deployed at the main security checkpoint during the 2010 U.S. Open Championship to be held at Pebble Beach, California on June 14-20. Andy Frain Services screening programs are Safety Act Certified by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

David Clayton, President of Andy Frain Services, commented, "We rely on best of breed technology to support our security infrastructure at a broad range of venues. During the U.S. Open we will be collaborating with Implant Sciences to collect data on how the Quantum Sniffer can provide an additional layer of security at this kind of very high profile event."

"As a portable and highly effective explosives detection system, our Quantum Sniffer is gaining traction and is being deployed in a growing variety of venues. We're pleased to be working with Andy Frain Services, a leader in the security industry, to develop protocols for improving event security," stated Implant Sciences CEO Glenn Bolduc.

About Implant Sciences

Implant Sciences develops, manufactures and sells sophisticated sensors and systems for Security, Safety, and Defense (SS&D) markets. The Company has developed proprietary technologies used in its commercial explosive trace detection systems which ship to a growing number of locations domestically and internationally. Implant Science's QS-H100 and QS-H150 Portable Explosives Detectors have been Designated as Qualified Anti-Terrorism Technology by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security under the Support Anti-terrorism by Fostering Effective Technology Act of 2002 (the SAFETY Act). For further details on the Company and its products, please visit the Company's website at

About Andy Frain Services

Founded in 1924, Andy Frain Services provides a secure environment for more than 10 million people annually. Andy Frain has provided security at over 2,000 conventions and trade shows, 100 major fairs and conventions, 25 major sports arenas, venues and universities, cargo screening at more than 20 domestic airports, and security checks for over 500,000 trucks per year. Andy Frain Services is part of the TSA Pilot for the Certified Cargo Screening Program (CCSP).

Safe Harbor Statement

This press release may contain certain "forward-looking statements," as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are based on management's current expectations and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause the Company's actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the risks that our explosives detection products and technologies (including any new products we may develop) may not be accepted by the U.S. government or by other law enforcement agencies or commercial consumers of security products; our business is subject to intense competition and rapid technological change; and other risks and uncertainties described in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent Forms 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K. Such statements are based on management's current expectations and assumptions which could differ materially from the forward-looking statements.