Her special pet had her DNA. She went into surgery & woke up with a badly needed new organ… her pet gone. No one told her where it went.
Researchers have created the first pig-human hybrid embryos. The goal is to grow human organs in pigs, then transplant the organs to humans in need of a donor. The possibility of pigs accidentally gaining human brain cells has caused controversy. With the practice of keeping exotic pets, and relatives donating organs to each other, keeping pets who can donate organs to their owners is possible in the near future.
//Zebadiah Mina is a comics writer obsessed with standup comedy & climate change. They write at medium.com/@Zebadiah and live in Vancouver.//