WONDER #2676: Will Brain Transplants Ever Be Possible?

Question 1 of 3

Which is NOT a barrier to brain transplants, according to this Wonder?

  1. Lack of surgical tools
  2. Unknown immune response
  3. Ethical concerns
  4. Difficulty of attaching the brain to a new spinal cord

Question 2 of 3

Transplant surgeries have been giving humans new organs since _______.

  1. 2000
  2. 1954
  3. 1346
  4. 1000 B.C.E

Question 3 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. Brain transplants are not as difficult or complex as transplant surgeries for other organs.
  2. Health care is much more advanced today than ever before.
  3. Surgery is always risky, but it can often save lives.
  4. Brain transplants are not currently possible but could be in the future with further advancements in medicine.

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