SOURCE: Universal Detection Technology

February 12, 2007 07:28 ET

Universal Detection Technology Ships Anthrax Test Kits to Homeland Security Firm in Australia

Australian Homeland Security Firm, Meade Strategic Solutions, to Receive Anthrax Test Kits

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 12, 2007 -- Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UDTT), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies to protect people from bioterrorism and a provider of counter terrorism training and solutions, announced today that it has shipped anthrax test kits to Meade Strategic Solutions, an Australian homeland security firm.

The Company had previously announced receiving a purchase order for these kits from Australia. "We are excited to fulfill Meade's order for our anthrax detection test kits and look forward to generating more interest as we move forward," said Jacques Tizabi, UDTT's Chairman and CEO.

Universal Detection Technology has co-developed a real-time anthrax detection system, called BSM-2000, with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The technology was recently featured on NBC News. To view the video clip, please go to: http://www.udetection.com/pressroom-video-NBC1006.htm. Two units of BSM-2000 have recently been sold to the government of the United Kingdom and UDTT is hoping to sell more machines in the future.

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

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.

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

  • Contact:
    Jacques Tizabi
    310-248-3655