Scientists Developing Date Rape Drug Detector

A quick stir of your drink could soon reveal whether it's been spiked with date rape drugs, researchers say. Israeli scientists say they've developed a sensor that looks like a straw or a stirrer that can detect two of the most commonly used date rape drugs with 100 percent accuracy. "It samples a very small volume of the drink and mixes it with a testing solution," said Fernando Patolsky, chemistry professor at Tel Aviv University and co-creator of the device. "That causes a chemical reaction...Full Story
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