SOURCE: Implant Sciences

Implant Sciences

March 28, 2011 07:09 ET

Implant Sciences Announces $380,000 in New Contracts for Its Quantum Sniffer Explosives Trace Detection Device

Systems to Be Delivered to Canada, India and China for Applications Including Air Cargo Screening

WILMINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - March 28, 2011) - Implant Sciences Corporation (PINKSHEETS: IMSC) (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security markets, today announced that it has received orders for its Quantum Sniffer QS-H150 explosives trace detector totaling over $380,000. The Quantum Sniffer will be used in a range of applications including air cargo security, airport and aviation security, border control, law enforcement, public safety, and VIP security.

Implant Sciences' customers include armed police, counter terrorism units, border control, and airports in China, Canada and India. The Quantum Sniffer will be used at the International Horticultural Exposition 2011 XI'AN in Northwestern China. This expo will last 183 days and cover an area as large as 1,000 acres with an expected 12 million tourists coming through the exhibition.

"Our Quantum Sniffer is recognized internationally as the portable explosives trace detection device of choice in critical applications. The devices are deployed in protecting the safety of millions of people. We are very pleased to continue to book orders for a wide range of applications including air cargo screening in large and growing markets," stated CEO of Implant Sciences, Glenn Bolduc.

About the Quantum Sniffer QS-H150
The QS-H150 Quantum Sniffer is a hand-held explosive trace detector that uses Ion Mobility Spectrometry (IMS) to rapidly detect and identify trace amounts of a wide variety of military, commercial, improvised, and homemade explosives. The QS-H150 features a low-maintenance design that is self-calibrating and self-clearing, providing very high levels of operational availability.

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 Sciences' QS-H150 Portable Explosives Detector has 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 www.implantsciences.com.

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 governments or by other law enforcement agencies or commercial consumers of security products; economic, political and other risks associated with international sales and operations could adversely affect our sales; our business is subject to intense competition and rapid technological change; liability claims related to our products or our handling of hazardous materials could damage our reputation and have a material adverse effect on our financial results; and other risks and uncertainties described in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our 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.

Contact Information

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    Implant Sciences Corporation
    Company Contact:
    Glenn Bolduc
    CEO
    978-752-1700
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    Investor Contact:
    Laurel Moody
    646-810-0608
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