Lazarus the dog?

28 June 2005

I’m guessing that, if this is true, the scientists involve wish the headline writers were shot Boffins create zombie dogs.

US scientists have succeeded in reviving the dogs after three hours of clinical death, … subject’s veins are drained of blood and filled with an ice-cold salt solution … three hours later, their blood is replaced and the zombie dogs are brought back to life with an electric shock … Tests show they are perfectly normal, with no brain damage.

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6 Responses

  1. Can you spell R.E.S.C.O.R ?

  2. Fence says:

    For those wondering what the hell FM is talking about, go here, and once you've read the story add a bit more. I dare ya!

  3. weenie says:

    Rumours that George Bush has salt solution instead of blood are currently unfounded…. ;)

  4. the_prisoner says:

    fair play it's clever, but whats the point?

  5. NineMoons says:

    It's the sharp bit at the end.

  6. Fence says:

    Prisoner, I presume the idea (if true, I haven't seen this story mentioned anywhere else) is to develop a method of suspended animation. The article goes on to mention that it might be useful in preventing a gunshot victim from dying before surgery or something can go ahead.