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First human head transplant set for 2017

The idea of a human head transplant may seem like science fiction. However, the proof-of-concept study is edging closer to reality, with one surgeon claiming that he plans to undertake the procedure next year.

Russian to undergo world's first human head transplant surgery

A 30-year-old Russian man with a rare genetic muscle-wasting disorder announced this week that he has volunteered to become the first person to undergo a human head transplant surgical procedure to be conducted by the Italian surgeon Sergio Canavero.

Human head transplants within reach, says neuroscientist

Face transplants, the human genome map, and the cure for HIV—within one generation all three have made the leap from science fiction to science fact. Could head transplants some day also make that leap? One scientist thinks so.

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Dr. Sergio Canavero delivers Tedx Talk
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Dr. Sergio Canavero delivering a TED Talk
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