Synthetic Body Parts Used to Teach Arizona Medical Students

The Downtown Phoenix campus of the University of Arizona College of Medicine looked like the set of a horror movie Wednesday as the college debuted the most advanced synthetic human body parts.

Simulated severed heads, hands, a baby in an incubator and even an entire cadaver on a stretcher were there as the partnership was announced between the University and SynDaver™ Labs which produces the parts.

The school is the first in the world to use these state-of-the-art teaching tools at their Phoenix-based Health Sciences Center.

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