University Very, Very Sorry It Gave Lab Students 'Easily Fatal' Doses of Caffeine

University Very, Very Sorry It Gave Lab Students 'Easily Fatal' Doses of Caffeine

During a lab test at Northumbria University last March, sports science students were supposed to receive around 300 milligrams of caffeine. Due to a misplaced decimal point, prosecutors say two of them were given 30,000 milligrams—equal to 300 cups of coffee or almost twice the generally recognized lethal…

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