Mark Roth:
Mark Roth: A animação suspensa está ao nosso alcance

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Mark Roth estuda a animação suspensa: a arte de interrromper os processos da vida e então reiniciá-los novamente. É uma coisa impressionante mas não se trata de ficção científica. Induzida pelo uso cuidadoso de um gás que de outra forma seria tóxico, suspender a animação tem potencial para ajudar vítimas de traumas e ataques cardíacos a sobreviverem o suficiente para receberem tratamento.

Biochemist, cell biologist
Mark Roth's research has reawakened an unusual notion from the annals of science: reversible metabolic hibernation. Yes, putting living organisms into suspended animation — and bringing them back safely. Full bio
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