First Human Head Transplant Successfully Carried Out

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The world’s first human head transplant has been carried out on a corpse in China in an 18-hour operation that showed it was possible to successfully reconnect the spine, nerves and blood vessels.

At a press conference in Vienna on Friday morning, Italian Professor Sergio Canavero, director of the Turin Advanced Neuromodulation Group, announced that a team at Harbin Medical University had realised the first human head transplant, and said an operation on a live human will take place imminently.

The operation was carried out by a team led by Dr Xiaoping Ren, who last year successfully grafted a head onto the body of a monkey.

Prof Canavero, said: The first human transplant on human cadavers has been done, a full head swap between brain dead organ donors is the next stage.

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14 Comments

  1. Marius Botha
    Marius Botha 17 November, 2017, 14:14

    if they can reattach nerves, they have just created a new medical market – getting paraplegics to walk again….

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  2. Lana Marie T Graham
    Lana Marie T Graham 17 November, 2017, 14:20

    I,m looking for a new body..fresh and young.. Got one? Mssg me..lol

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  3. Paul Shields
    Paul Shields 17 November, 2017, 14:29

    Need a foot.

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  4. Brent Bingham
    Brent Bingham 17 November, 2017, 14:38

    Very misleading headline.
    It was carried out on a cadaver.

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  5. Jp Pina
    Jp Pina 17 November, 2017, 14:58

    frankenstein?

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  6. Stefan Le Riche
    Stefan Le Riche 17 November, 2017, 15:33

    This was posted last year september FFS

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  7. Sam Hunt
    Sam Hunt 17 November, 2017, 15:39

    STUPIDITY Reigns Supreme.
    When will it end … with the utter
    destruction of Earth & its inhabitance.

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  8. Griffin Hamilton Dave
    Griffin Hamilton Dave 17 November, 2017, 18:19

    So What He Will Die In Couple Of Mounth

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  9. Nancy Hoskins
    Nancy Hoskins 17 November, 2017, 22:19

    I just need a full body transplant.

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  10. Kerry D. Johnson
    Kerry D. Johnson 17 November, 2017, 22:45

    Sadly the patient died…..

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  11. Richard Vann
    Richard Vann 18 November, 2017, 17:15

    It’s good to get ahead in life..

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