Mark Roth at TED2010

  • Mark Roth
  • Biochemist, cell biologist, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • Speaking at TED2010
  • February 2010
  • Long Beach, CA

Suspended animation is within our grasp: Mark Roth studies suspended animation: the art of shutting down life processes and then starting them up again. It's wild stuff, but it's not science fiction. Induced by careful use of an otherwise toxic gas, suspended animation can potentially help trauma and heart attack victims survive long enough to be treated.