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Mon, 23rd Feb 2015

Preparing for brain surgery

Dr.Saptarshi Basu, Neurosciences Institute Kolkata

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PET Image of the human brain showing energy consumption

A patient prepares to have his brain tumour removed. But what will happen to the sliced out tissue? Will it be burnt? Or put in the bin? This patient has decided to donate it to research. Hannah Critchlow spoke with his family, and attending doctor, Dr.Saptarshi Basu, about this decision...

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