September 19, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

head transplantation

3 min read

Is head transplantation really an option for extending life? What about brain transplants? Immortality has a certain attraction. For thousands of years humans have been obsessed with fighting aging and death. Over the years there have been all sorts of crazy ideas as to finding a ticket to immortality. These have included the fountain of youth, animal stem cell infusions and even human cloning, which some people don’t seem to realize creates a different person. A clone is not another younger you. The specific …Read More