SOURCE: Implant Sciences

Implant Sciences

February 03, 2011 07:00 ET

Implant Sciences Announces Force Protection Order Worth Over $200,000 to Customer in Europe

Quantum Sniffer to Be Deployed in Counter-IED Role

WILMINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - February 3, 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 an order worth over $200,000 from a customer in Europe for its Quantum Sniffer QS-H150 explosives trace detector. The systems, which have already been shipped, will be used in counter-IED (Improvised Explosives Devices) operations. IEDs, also known as homemade bombs, are used in non-conventional warfare and terrorism. 

"Customers continue to select our products for their effectiveness in real world situations. The Quantum Sniffer's automatic self-calibration system enables continuous operation, so that users won't have to stop and recalibrate at a critical, life and death moment," commented Glenn Bolduc, CEO of Implant Sciences. "We are proud to be able to help protect those combating terrorism worldwide."

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 Science's QS-H150 Portable Explosives Detectors 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

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.

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