Signal: Lamb in Artificial Womb

Scientists from Children’s hospital in Philadelphia created an artificial womb for, eventually, premature babies. They tested the womb on a lamb, who was put in the artificial womb for 105 after the fertilisation which is equivalent to 22 weeks in human fetal development. Eventually, the scientists want to use it for premature babies.

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