Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday February 19, 2013

Nanotech 'Sober Pill' Could One Day De-Drunk You

I guess something like this could come in handy if you found yourself without a designated driver but, aside from that, this is just another example of technology gone wrong. wink

"We show that nanocomplexes containing alcohol oxidase and catalase could reduce blood alcohol levels in intoxicated mice, offering an alternative antidote and prophylactic for alcohol intoxication," the scientists write. Their method essentially kicks up a body's ability to metabolize alcohol into overdrive.