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transplants

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Watch a Reese's Peanut Butter cup undergo an Oreo transplant

A new YouTube Channel features life-altering surgery performed on food. Scalpel, chocolate, operate.

By February 1, 2016

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Taking a look at "The Force Awakens" and the leaked "Batman vs. Superman" trailers

On today's episode of The 404, Sarah Lane and Tom Merritt join Iyaz to talk about the newest Star Wars trailer, Batman and head transplants.

By April 17, 2015

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Human head transplant just two years away, surgeon claims

Surgeon Sergio Canavero will be embarking on a project to implement the world's first human head transplant.

By February 25, 2015

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Human gene editing is about to happen, but don't freak out just yet

Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.

By February 5, 2016

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Two men cleared of AIDS virus after bone marrow transplants

Two previously HIV-positive Australian men have shown no signs of the AIDS virus for more than three years after receiving bone marrow transplants.

By July 18, 2014

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For the first time, scientists create a lab-grown limb

A team of researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital has grown a rat limb in a lab -- paving the way forward for bioengineered human transplants.

By June 3, 2015

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Samsung's Evolution Kit gives a brain transplant to smart TVs

A cool idea and an innovative way to combat Smart TV obsolescence, the 2013 Evolution Kit effectively replaces the brains of certain 2012 high-end Samsung TVs.

By July 12, 2013

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Tadpole sees with an eye transplanted in its bum

Scientists have been able to successfully create a new eye on a tadpole, through which it appears to be able to see in spite of the absence of an optic nerve.

By March 3, 2013

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Opera embraces WebKit in browser brain transplant

The Norwegian software company plans to throw its weight behind the browser engine used by Google and Apple this year instead of developing its own.

By February 13, 2013

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3D-printed organs to help transplant patients?

A partnership between 3D design software company Autodesk and 3D bioprinter Organovo is working toward 3D printing organs out of human tissue.

By January 7, 2013