Yes, You Can Transplant a Head

A bizarre experiment in the 1970s proved this in primates —now an Italian surgeon suggests that are humans next

From the Robert White archive, permission by Patricia White

In 2013, an unusual paper appeared in Surgical Neurology International, a peer-reviewed medical journal based in the United States. The piece had been written by a surgeon named Sergio Canavero, of the Turin Advanced…

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