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Old July 19 2013, 06:45 PM   #52
Bad Thoughts
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Re: Latinum is better tha gold because...

Pavonis wrote: View Post
He didn't need to replace the brain stem, just the cancerous growth.
Which is why the example is problematic: the general neural tissue might not need to operate in the same manner as a new set of lungs, but in the presence of an otherwise healthy brainstem, may, through grafting, mimic its function.

I also should point out that not all uses of the word "replicate" should be understood as "used a replicator." The word has its own meaning.
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