SOURCE: Universal Detection Technology

April 19, 2010 05:00 ET

Universal Detection Technology Expands Partnership With Wellcrown International; Offers Equipment for Sale in China

UNDT to Market Its Biological Weapon Detection Equipment in China

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - April 19, 2010) -  Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UNDT), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies and counter-terrorism training programs to protect people from bioterrorism and other infectious health threats and provider of counter-terrorism consulting and training services, reported today that it has expanded its partnership with Wellcrown International Resources, a leading marketer of defense and security solutions, by offering its biological weapon detection equipment for sale in China. UNDT had previously engaged Wellcrown for marketing its products in Malaysia.

Wellcrown International Resources Limited (www.wellcrowninternational.com) is a leading international supplier of sophisticated defense and security solutions and high-grade natural resources, as well as a diverse range of integrated services. The company is managed by a team of professionals with vast product knowledge and extensive service experience in relevant fields.

Universal Detection Technology's biological weapon detection equipment is used extensively by first responders and private industry throughout the country. The equipment, including UNDT's 5 agent biodetection kit certified by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has been evaluated by the U.S. DoD as well as the United Kingdom military. UNDT also supplied its biological and radiation detection equipment for the protection of sports venues at the 2009 Olympics in Beijing.

"The expansion of our distribution agreement with Wellcrown will allow us to market our products through a partner with well established connections with the first responder community in China," said Jacques Tizabi, CEO of Universal Detection Technology.

For more information, please visit www.udetection.com or email 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 bacterial spore detector that detects certain biohazard substances. The company is also a reseller of handheld assays used for detection of five bioterrorism agents, radiation detection systems, and antimicrobial products. For more information, please visit www.udetection.com

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