World’s First HEAD Transplant will Perform this year in December.
Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero has announced that he will perform world’s first head transplant this year in December.
He is planning for this transplant from last 30 years.
A Russian programmer Valery Spiridonov (31 years old) has voluntarily offered himself to perform surgery.He is suffering from a disease wedding-Hoffmann (spinal muscular atrophy).
The procedure is taking the body of a brain dead person and the head of that boy. And then fuse them together. After the operation, the body of the boy will remain in the coma for 3 to 4 weeks.And his head would be cool down to around 15 C during operation.Doctors will take about 36 hours to perform this surgery and it would cost nearly 11 million dollars.
The total 150 doctors and nurses will be involved in this operation.