Category / Brain Preservation Foundation

Implications of the BPF small mammal brain preservation prize, from the prosaic to the profound

On February ninth, the Brain Preservation Foundation (BPF) announced the winner of its small mammal prize for the successful preservation of a rabbit brain. We have anticipated for many months that a win was imminent from one of two candidate techniques, a cryogenic method pioneered by Rob McIntyre at 21st Century Medicine (21CM) and a room-temperature method pioneered by Shawn Mikula at the Max Planck Institute.

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