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85 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 12 December 2008 07:14PM

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Comment author: Synaptic 17 January 2015 04:56:18AM 0 points [-]

Can you describe the reasons are that make you think it is not likely enough to work? Totally understandable if you can't articulate such reasons, but I'm just curious about what the benchmarks are that you might find useful in informing your probability estimate.

That is to say, it's unlikely that actual reversible cryopreservation would be possible; if it were, the technique probably wouldn't be called cryonics anymore. So, other more intermediate steps that'd you'd find informative might be good to know about.