Applied DNA Sciences Begins DNA Marking Microchips for a U.S. Government Agency

Protecting the Electronics Industry and Government Throughout the Supply Chain

STONY BROOK, NY--(Marketwire - Apr 26, 2011) - Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN), and an agency of the U.S. government have launched a pilot program to show the logistic facility of DNA marking to block counterfeit microchips in mission-critical government supply chains.

Applied DNA Sciences, a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, is marking microchips with botanical SigNature ® DNA taggants to ensure authenticity and guard against counterfeiting. The science of
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