Sell your body bits

January 24, 1997

Perhaps there is an easy way to avoid the risk of transferred animal diseases while saving money and the lives of those who die while awaiting organ transplants (THES, January 17).A very small payment might to persuade enough additional people to be registered as organ donors. Is anything preventing this apart from anti-market prejudice concerning human transplants?

J. C. Lester Centre for practical philosophy Middlesex University

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