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Suspended animation used in ‘groundbreaking’ trial to buy time for critically injured patients

Doctors have put humans into a state of suspended animation for the first time in a groundbreaking trial that aims ...
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Frozen in time: You can be cryogenically preserved, but will you ever be revived?

Preservation technologies promise the ability to suspend life for decades or even centuries. That would come with all sorts of ...
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Human hibernation: How it can change the world of medicine

Many films and shows feature human hibernation as a means to help astronauts travel deep into space. While this could ...
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Human preservation: Will advances in cryobiology change science fiction to science fact?

Cryonics may sound very sci-fi and many liken its followers to those of some 'New Age religion'. Yet cryonics could ...
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Sci-Fi suspended animation: Not the same as cryonics but might save your life

Surgical research into hypothermia, long fodder for sci-fi movies, may yet reach the point of finding ways to preserve people ...
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Mitochondrial medicine: Pushing the limits of resuscitation

Mitochondria are the power plants of the cell. Along with understanding the role of mitochondria in causing damage to the ...