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Unavailability of dead bodies affecting the study of Anotomy in Nigeria – Prof Ajao laments

A professor of Anotomy at the University of Ilorin, Prof Moyosore Salihu Ajao, says non-availability of dead bodies is affecting the study of anotomy and achievement of it’s attendants gains in Nigeria.

Pro Ajao revealed this at the 214th inaugural lecture at the University.

He further added that his studies has revealed that about 12-15 students user a body against International Standard that recommend maximum of six students to a body.

According to him, the dead bodies are never sold in the market in any part of the world and since human anatomy is the science that is concerned with the structures of human body, these structures cannot be fully understood from written descriptions tot dimensional pictures or plastic model.

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