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Universal Detection Technology

February 15, 2011 07:01 ET

Joint Product Manager-Consequence Management (JPM-CM) CBRN Equipment Database to Include Universal Detection Technology's Bio-Weapons Detection Equipment

JPM-CM Supports the US Army 20th Support Command, National Guard Bureau Weapons of Mass Destruction-Civil Support Teams

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - February 15, 2011) - Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UNDT), a supplier of detection devices that protect against biological, chemical, and radiological threats, announced today that its devices have been added to the Joint Product Manager-Consequence Management (JPM-CM) CBRN database. JPM-CM CBD Small Project Acquisition Program's mission is to provide commercial off the shelf (COTS) CBRN equipment capabilities and evaluate new equipment solutions.

The JPM-CM currently supports the US Army 20th Support Command (CBRNE), National Guard Bureau (NGB) Weapons of Mass Destruction-Civil Support Teams (WMD-CST), United States Army Reserve Command (USARC) multi-purpose Chemical Companies assigned a Homeland Defense mission, and other DOD US Government Agencies as required. These units are fielded a wide range of CBRN COTS equipment to support multiple mission scenarios.

The JPM-CM CBRN equipment database is a repository of chemical, biological, radiological, decontamination, sampling, and detection systems designed for protection against various CBRN agents. Information inputted into the database is only accessible to authorized government personnel. The JPM-CM database is designed to be a repository for the manufacturer's information and associated test reports. It is used extensively for decision making and analysis in support of the modernization of COTS equipment for the JPM-CM customers.

"We are honored and pleased to have our CBRN Detection Equipment listed. The fact that the database is used exclusively by government personnel and not by civilians is in line with our strategy of focusing on the government sector," said Jacques Tizabi, UNDT's CEO. "Given the increased role of the National Guard Bureau Weapons of Mass Destruction-Civil Support Teams in CBRN Defense and Mitigation, JPM-CM is a great tool for such teams to evaluate and procure CBRN detection technologies," he added.

For more information please visit www.udetection.com.

If you are with the US Army 20th Support Command (CBRNE), National Guard Bureau (NGB) Weapons of Mass Destruction-Civil Support Teams (WMD-CST), United States Army Reserve Command (USARC), or other US Government Agencies and need product information, please email us at info@udetection.com.

About Universal Detection Technology

Universal Detection Technology (UNDT) 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, UNDT 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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