A Head Transplant May No Longer Be Science Fiction

Advances in cell engineering are clearing the way for what one scientist believes may be the first successful human head transplant.

Advances in cell engineering are clearing the way for what one scientist believes may be the first successful human head transplant. Dr. Sergio Canavero has created an outline for a crucial step that scientists haven't been able to complete, a spinal cord fusion. 


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The image above depicts the first major advance in head transplants that was made in 1954 by the Russian organ transplant pioneer Vladimir Demikhov - a dog with two heads. 

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