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Nerve tissue may be part of our original equipment. Photo: wikipedia
Nerve tissue may be part of our original equipment. Photo: wikipedia

Natural Selections: New cells, old cells

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With our bodies replacing most cells over a period of a few years, it raises the question "Is any part of us original equipment?" According to Curt Stager and Martha Foley, the answer is yes--parts of the eyes and teeth, as well as many nerve and (bad news for dieters) fat cells.

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