SOURCE: Universal Detection Technology

September 10, 2007 16:00 ET

Universal Detection Technology Receives Purchase Order From the British Government

Purchase Order Received for Consumables and Software for BSM-2000, Anthrax Detection Systems and Point Detection Kits for Anthrax, Ricin Toxin, and Three Other Bioterrorism Agents

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - September 10, 2007) - Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UDTT), a developer and marketer of early-warning monitoring technologies to protect people from bioterrorism, announced today that is has received a purchase order from The Government of England. The order is for consumables and software for two of the Company's BSM-2000 anthrax detection systems previously purchased by the British Government. The order also includes point detection kits which are capable of detecting Anthrax, Ricin toxin, Botulinum toxin, Plague, and SEBs.

"We are very pleased to have reached this milestone. The British Government was the first customer for our BSM-2000 product line and we are excited to have received a new order from them for additional consumables and software for their systems. We are also pleased to have the opportunity to supply them with our point bioterrorism detection kits," said Jacques Tizabi, UDTT's Chief Executive Officer.

A recent video featuring the company and its BSM-2000 Anthrax Detection System can be viewed by clicking here or going to: http://www.udetection.com/pressroom-video-NBC1006.htm.

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About Universal Detection Technology

Universal Detection Technology 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, 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.

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