Analytical NanoTechnologies (UK) plc
LSE : ANAP

July 31, 2009 05:15 ET

Issue of Shares

ANTNANO PLC

ISSUE OF SHARES

Sunderland University Purchases AntNano Shares

AntNano  Plc  ("ANTnano",  or  "the Company"), the developer of highly-advanced  detection  equipment  with
applications in the industrial hygiene, medical and homeland security sectors, announces that it has issued
397,463 Ordinary shares to Sunderland University at 17p per share for a consideration of GBP67,568.67.

Sunderland  University, is the home of the platform nanotechnology inventions that AntNano has licensed  to
support  its  highly advanced air analysis equipment. The university is a major shareholder in AntNano  and
continues to be a strong supporter of the company.

Mr Joe Arend, ANTnano's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said:

"This  further demonstrates the commitment that Sunderland University has to support one of  its  spin  out
companies.  This  investment  allows  the  company to strengthen its  intellectual  property  position  and
importantly,  allows  the  Company to fully maximise the potential of this new  generation  and  innovative
university"

Following  this  issue of equity, and the shares issued as a result of the private placing  also  announced
today, the Company has 35,595,130 ordinary shares in issue. Sunderland University now owns 6,483,397 shares
which represents 18.21% of the issued share capital of the Company.

The Directors of the Issuer accept responsibility for this announcement.

31 July 2009


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Joe Arend, Chairman and CEO
AntNano Plc
Tel: 01740 625283

Jon Isaacs
Alfred Henry Corporate Finance Limited
Tel: 020 7251 3762


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