Scientists able to restore oxygen, cell function in organs of dead pigs

Scientists able to restore oxygen, cell function in organs of dead pigs

A version of this story appeared in CNN's Wonder Theory science newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here. (CNN)Since ancient times, the idea of eternal life has captivated the human imagination. Around the world, there are so-called blue zones where people live exceptionally long and healthy lives. Scientists study these "lands of immortals" to uncover the secrets of longevity. We may not yet have discovered the healing waters of the fountain of youth, but one of the breakthroughs in this week's newsletter is shaking up what we know about life and death. Trailblazers Cutting-edge research on pigs is showing that death in cells isn't instantaneous. …
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