Dr. Merchants' Apparatus and Method for Testing Medicaments (image) University of Huddersfield Share Print E-Mail Caption The device is the subject of a patent application -- with potential commercial partners already expressing interest -- and a working prototype has been constructed at UCL. It has already been used, under contract, by drug companies in order to test new products. Dr. Merchant now aims to establish a second prototype at the University of Huddersfield. Credit University of Huddersfield Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.