Bioquark Uses Stem Cells To Reactivate The Brains Of The Dead: US Company Gets Ethical Permission
Bioquark, a U.S.-based company has their highly original research on the reanimation on brain dead patients handed out a green light by the Institutional Review Board in the U.S. and India. According to IFL Science, the biotech company will have an access to 20 clinically dead post-trauma patients in order for them to experiment if introducing stem cells to the central nervous system will bring them out of their vegetative state. Other procedures to be considered for the study will be the infusion of cocktail peptides to the spinal cord and nerve stimulation techniques.
Ira Pastor the CEO of Bioquark and their endeavor may be tagged as a straight-from-a-science-fiction-novel study and be taken for granted as performing a lost cause. However, Pastor has a capable team in his hands led by neurological researcher Dr. Calixto Machado. Machado is a noted medical fixture in the American Academy of Neurology and has authored a great amount on brain death.
Pastor remained adamant and pointed out, "To undertake such a complex initiative, we are combining biologic regenerative medicine tools with other existing medical devices typically used for stimulation of the central nervous system, in patients with other severe disorders of consciousness. We hope to see results within the first two to three months."
(but where will they pee?)