cryonics

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the freezing of a seriously ill or recently deceased person to stop tissues from decomposing

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Alcor Life Extension Foundation, is the world's largest organization devoted to human life extension through cryo-preservation or cryonic suspension.
Two of the three, human reproductive technology and cryonic suspension, have already begun to raise new legal issues.
The cryonic suspension procedure involves the lowering of body temperature to -196 degrees C, after having perfused protective chemicals through the circulatory system.
was for cryonic suspension of her last remains and that wish shall not be put asunder.
30pm, ITV4 Maverick cop John Spartan is frozen alive in 1996 and held in cryonic suspension for a crime he did not commit.