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Can I order my liver now?
Posted: 4 July 2013

We've long been writing about the day when you'll be able to grow replacement organs, and now it's getting closer than ever.

Eventually we'll be able to just order new organs online, and pay by credit card.

Those of you who follow me on Twitter and Facebook will know that I'm inordinately fond of red wine. Perhaps I should order my replacement liver now, even though the one I've got is still in good shape!

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