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Apr 17, 2019

Pig brains partially revived after death

Posted by in categories: biotech/medical, neuroscience

US scientists have partially revived pig brains four hours after the animals were slaughtered.

The findings could fuel debate about the barrier between life and death, and provide a new way of researching diseases like Alzheimer’s.

The study showed the death of brain cells could be halted and that some connections in the brain were restored.

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