Who Knew The Human Nervous System Could Be So Beautiful?

Watch a short film exploring the RCP’s fascinating anatomical tables. The film includes expert commentary by surgeon Francis Wells identifying the human remains displayed on the tables.

Conservator Martyn Cooke discusses the difficulties of preserving biological artefacts. Other contributors, including Emma Shepley, RCP museum curator, William Schupbach, Wellcome Library and staff of the Hunterian Museum at the Royal College of Surgeons reveal the extraordinary hidden history of the tables.

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