The living dead: new embalming method aids surgical training


BBC News have published an interesting article about the Thiel method of embalming, which was developed in Austria and produces near life-like cadavers. We've started using this technique at the University of Dundee, and it's already chaning the way we're teaching anatomy and surgical skills.

The image below shows the innovative embalming tanks, which were collaboratively developed by the University of Dundee and LEEC.