Polymer

Student laboratory technician James Coopman places a human arm in a polymer-filled vat. Skin has been removed to reveal the internal structures. The vat will be vacuum sealed and all fluids in the body parts will be replaced with polymer during the weeks-long process.
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( Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times )

Student laboratory technician James Coopman places a human arm in a polymer-filled vat. Skin has been removed to reveal the internal structures. The vat will be vacuum sealed and all fluids in the body parts will be replaced with polymer during the weeks-long process.

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