Is regenerating tissue playing God or playing smart?

There is a lot talk about regenerative tissues. Wake Forest is known for making strides with regenerative medicine. Is this playing God? Do humans beings want to live ripe old ages? Watch the video and you decide.

Oprah’s March 25, 2009 show featured Dr. Oz (of course) who went to Wake Forest to see their new findings in regenerative tissues. They can take a heart from a pig, make a mold and use your cells to grow a new heart. If you had the choice between a pacemaker or a pigs heart, which would you choose? What about cellular memory? Does this mean you’ll take on the characteristics of a pig.