The Bodysnatchers

A journalist was able to buy a dead man’s spine for $300, so where are your remains really going when you die?

Josie Klakström
5 min readFeb 12, 2021

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In the mostly unregulated industry of body brokering, thousands of bodies are being donated to companies under the deception that they’re going to be used to further science. However, many loved one’s remains are being used for something far more sinister.

Photo by Rory Waldegrave on Unsplash

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Josie Klakström

Josie is a freelance journo who writes about writing, true crime, culture and marketing. www.truecrimeedition.com