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Scientists Partially Revive Disembodied Pig Brains, Raising Huge Questions

Researchers from Yale have developed a system capable of restoring some functionality to the brains of decapitated pigs for at least 10 hours after death. The achievement has tremendous scientific potential, but it raises some serious ethical and philosophical concerns. Read More >>

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A Promising Anti-Ageing Drug Will Soon Be Tried in Humans

A compound called nicotinamide mono nucleotide (NMN) has been shown to slow down the ageing process and extend the lifespans of mice. We’re about to find out if it does the same thing to humans. Read More >>

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Promising New Therapy Extends Lifespans of Mice by 35 Per Cent

By flushing out cells worn-out with age, researchers from the Mayo Clinic have extended the lifespans of mice by as much as 35 per cent. It’s an encouraging finding that could eventually lead to similar therapies in humans. Read More >>