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World's first successful head transplant carried out on corpses, claims scientist

The world's first head transplant has successfully been carried out on a corpse after a prolonged 18-hour operation.

Nov 17, 2017, 23:44 PM IST

Head transplant successfully carried out on monkey?

Believe it or not, first head transplant has been successfully carried out on monkey.

Jan 21, 2016, 23:38 PM IST

World's first human head transplant scheduled for 2017

An Italian-Chinese medical team plans to perform the world's first head transplant on a 30-year-old Russian computer scientist in China and the proceedure may take place by December, 2017.

Sep 13, 2015, 15:57 PM IST

Surgeon promising first human head transplant makes US pitch

An Italian neurosurgeon`s project to undertake the first human head transplant has received a skeptical welcome in the United States, where he made a pitch to donors and fellow scientists.

Jun 14, 2015, 02:50 AM IST

US doctors perform historic skull-scalp transplant

World's first skull-scalp transplant was performed by American surgeons on a man who suffered a large head wound from cancer treatment, a major breakthrough in transplant surgery.

Jun 05, 2015, 11:52 AM IST

Indian transplant expert trashes Italian neurosurgeon's plan for human head transplant

An Indian transplant expert has trashed plans of a maverick Italian neurosurgeon to carry out the first-ever attempt for a head transplant.

Apr 21, 2015, 12:09 PM IST

Revealed: Valery Spiridonov to become subject of the world's first ever head transplant!

A 30 year old Russian man has recently announced that he will become the subject of the first human head transplant ever performed.Yes, you heard it right!

Apr 10, 2015, 21:39 PM IST

Russian man may become first person to have head transplant

A 30-year-old Russian computer scientist with a rare, genetic muscle wasting disease is set to become the first person in the world to have his head transplanted onto a healthy donor body.

Apr 09, 2015, 14:11 PM IST

Italian surgeon plans first ever human head transplant by 2017

The first ever human head transplant could take place in 2017, claims a neurosurgeon in Italy.

Feb 27, 2015, 19:28 PM IST