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Arrayit Corporation

September 28, 2009 07:00 ET

Arrayit Wins Contract With Austrian Institute of Technology for Detection of Highly Dangerous Pathogens

State-of-the-Art Technology Enhances Medical, Environmental and Food Safety

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - September 28, 2009) - Arrayit Corporation (OTCBB: ARYC), a proprietary life sciences and technology leader, disclosed that its Microarray Platform has been adopted by Austrian Institute of Technology.

Our generation is challenged by existing and emerging microbial threats which can lead to ecological, economic and political crisis. The Austrian Institute of Technology is dedicated to availing these threats, in part, by utilizing state-of-the-art molecular tools for microbial diagnostics.

The Institute claims a profound and broad microarray experience, including genotyping, gene expression, DNA methylation, antibody and protein microarrays. Arrayit Corporation is proud to engage the Arrayit Microarray Platform in the service of the Institute. The Institute's microarray based efforts will also deliver system-integrated bio and nanosensors that improve medical diagnostics and therapy, ensure better food control and help to sustain a clean environment.

Austrian Institute of Technology Microarray Technology Applications Link:

http://www.arcs.ac.at/health_environment/health_environment_area1_en.html

About Arrayit Corporation

Arrayit Corporation, headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, leads and empowers the genetic, research, pharmaceutical, and diagnostic communities through the discovery, development and manufacture of proprietary life science technologies and consumables for disease prevention, treatment and cure. It now offers over 650 products to a customer base, including most every major university, pharmaceutical and biotech company, major agricultural and chemical company, government agency, national research foundation and many private sector enterprises. Please visit www.arrayit.com for more information.

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