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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

In a study that raises profound questions about the line between life and death, researchers have restored some cellular activity to brains removed from slaughtered pigs. The brains did not regain anything resembling consciousness: There were no signs indicating coordinated electrical signaling, necessary for higher functions like awareness and intelligence.

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But in an experimental treatment, blood vessels in the pigs' brains began functioning, flowing with a blood substitute, and certain brain cells regained metabolic activity, even responding to drugs. When the researchers tested slices of treated brain tissue, they discovered electrical activity in some neurons.

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One step away from zombie pigs.

Great.

#1 | Posted by rstybeach11 at 2019-04-17 04:26 PM | Reply

The Porking Dead

#2 | Posted by truthhurts at 2019-04-17 09:05 PM | Reply

There's hope for Republicans yet.

#3 | Posted by Nixon at 2019-04-18 09:04 AM | Reply

#3: No so much for Democrats though,....."There were no signs indicating coordinated electrical signaling, necessary for higher functions like awareness and intelligence." ;)

#4 | Posted by Daniel at 2019-04-18 09:08 AM | Reply

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