from the not-made-of-adamantium-unfortunately dept.
Tim writes "New Scientist reports on a German man who had a complete jaw transplant, after having his cancerous jawbone removed nine years ago. The twist? This jawbone was grown on his shoulder, using a titanium mold, bone marrow, and recombinant bone morphogenic protein." There's also a BBC story.
"The one charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception a neccessity."
- Oscar Wilde