SOURCE: Universal Detection Technology

December 04, 2007 07:01 ET

Universal Detection Receives Purchase Order for Five-Agent Bioterrorism Detection Kits From Dubai-Based Gulf Security Solutions

Detection Kits Capable of Detecting Anthrax, Ricin Toxin, Botulinum Toxin, Plague, and SEBs

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - December 4, 2007) - Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UDTT) (FRANKFURT: P08), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies to protect people from bioterrorism and a provider of counter-terrorism training and solutions, announced today that it has received a purchase order for five-agent bioterrorism detection kits from Gulf Security Solutions in Dubai. Gulf Security Solutions has previously purchased UDTT's anthrax detection kits and is also acting as a distributor for UDTT's counter-terrorism products in the region.

"We are pleased to have received a purchase order for our five-agent bio-terror detection kits. We recognize that the Persian Gulf region can be quite volatile and yet has significant assets in need of security and protection and we are glad to be playing a part in supplying counter-terrorism products there,'' said Jacques Tizabi, CEO of Universal Detection Technology.

Universal Detection Technology has co-developed a real-time Anthrax detection system, called BSM-2000, with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The technology was recently featured on NBC News. To view the video clip, please go to: http://www.udetection.com/pressroom-video-NBC1006.htm.

For more information, please visit http://www.udetection.com or email us at info@udetection.com.

About Universal Detection Technology

Universal Detection Technology is a developer of monitoring technologies, including bioterrorism detection devices. The Company on its own and with development partners is positioned to capitalize on opportunities related to Homeland Security. For example, the Company, in cooperation with NASA, has developed a bio-terror 'smoke' detector that detects certain biohazard substances. For more information, please visit http://www.udetection.com.

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