University of Mississippi
Dept. of Anatomy
Jackson, MS 39216
Cost to family: transportation beyond 300 miles
Prior enrollment: not required
Disposition: cremation/burial at University; return of cremains by request
Body rejection: autopsy, communicable and infectious diseases, decomposition, burn victim, severe trauma, embalming unless under the direction of the University
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