SOURCE: Universal Detection Technology

January 16, 2007 07:27 ET

Universal Detection Technology Makes Training Video on Responding to Anthrax Threats Available for Sale on E-Commerce Store

Program Featuring Scenarios Involving Anthrax Threats

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 16, 2007 -- Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UDTT), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies to protect people from bio-terrorism and other infectious health threats and provider of counter-terrorism consulting and training services, announced that through its partnership with Emergency Film Group, the Company has added a new DVD to its e-commerce store. The DVD is called "Response to Anthrax Threats." It examines various threat scenarios and illustrates proper response procedure for each.

"'Response to Anthrax Threats' was the program that trained thousands of emergency personnel in response protocols during the 2001 anthrax attacks and is now updated with additional information. We expect it to be a useful instrument in training first responders and emergency personnel," said Jacques Tizabi, UDTT's Chief Executive Officer.

To view a preview of the new DVD please visit: http://www.udetection.com/product-resanthrax.asp.

In October 2006 UDTT's BSM-2000 was featured on NBC news in a piece that can be viewed at http://www.udetection.com/pressroom-video-NBC1006.htm.

For more information please email us at info@udetection.com or visit our website at www.udetection.com.

About Emergency Film Group

Emergency Film Group is the award-winning leader in video and DVD-based training for hazmat & terrorism emergency response. Since 1987, Emergency Film Group has produced and distributed award-winning training films, videos and DVDs of interest to the hazardous materials, counter-terrorism, environmental and emergency response communities in both the public and the private sector.

About Universal Detection Technology

Universal Detection Technology is a developer of monitoring technologies, including bio-terrorism detection devices. The Company on its own and with development partners is positioned to capitalize on opportunities related to Homeland Security. For example, the Company, in cooperation with NASA, has developed a bio-terror 'smoke' detector that detects certain biohazard substances. For more information, please visit http://www.udetection.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

Except for historical information contained herein, the statements in this news release are forward-looking statements that involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company's actual results, performance and achievement in the future to differ materially from forecasted results, performance, and achievement. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly release the result of any revisions to these forward-looking statements that may be made to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof, or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events or changes in the Company's plans or expectations.

Contact Information

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    Universal Detection Technology
    Jacques Tizabi
    310-248-3655