This Biotech Company Has Been Given The All-Clear To Reanimate The Brains Of The Dead

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Image: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Bioquark – the firm behind the ReAnima initiative – wants to see if brain-dead people can be revived. Its experiments will take place at Anupam Hospital in Rudrapur, a city in northern India.

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Here, scientists will pump peptides – the small proteins found in all human cells and tissue – into the spinal cords of the brain-dead subjects. It’s hoped that this will consequently trigger neurotransmitters in the spine that are key to reviving brain function.

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