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- Alcor Life Extension Foundation : Cryonics research non-profit based in Scottsdale, Arizona.
- Cryobiology : The study of living organisms, organs, biological tissues or biological cells at low temperatures.
- Cryonics Institute : A member-owned-and-operated not-for-profit corporation in Clinton Township, Michigan, which provides cryonics services.
- Cryonics : The low-temperature preservation of corpses in the vague hope that resuscitation may eventually become possible in the future.
- Cryopreservation : A process where cells or whole tissues are preserved by cooling to low sub-zero temperatures.
- Cryoprotectant : A substance that protects biological tissue from freezing damage.
- Freezing : The removal of heat from a liquid until it crystalizes.
- Glass transition temperature : The temperature at which a glass-forming liquid transforms into a glass, which usually occurs upon rapid cooling.
- Glucose : A monosaccharide (or simple sugar) and an important carbohydrate in biology, used by the living cell as a source of energy and metabolic intermediate.
- Immortalist Society : Charitable organization devoted to research and education in cryonics and life extension.
- Kidney : Organs in the dorsal region of the vertebrate abdominal cavity, functioning to maintain proper water and electrolyte balance, regulate acid-base concentration, and filter the blood of metabolic wastes, which are then excreted as urine.
- Life extension : Medical and non-medical attempts to slow down or reverse the processes of aging, to extend both the maximum and average lifespan.
- Rabbit : Long-eared, short-tailed, burrowing mammals of the family Leporidae of the order Lagomorpha, found in several parts of the world.
- Supercooling : Chilling a liquid below its freezing point, without it becoming solid.