Pig brain cells implanted into brains of people with Parkinson’s
The disease is caused by the gradual loss of dopamine-producing cellsGJLP/Science Photo LibraryBy Clare WilsonWould you have pig cells implanted in your brain? Some people with Parkinson’s disease have, in the hope it will stop their disease progressing. The approach is still in the early stages of testing, but initial results from four people look...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark