Artificial placenta could save premature babies

Futurity reports on early stage research towards artificial placentas that could save the lives or reduce the chance of disability of severely premature babies.

Extract from the article: “The ultimate goal of nearly a decade of sustained work: for an artificial placenta to help extremely premature babies with the greatest risks of disability or death continue critical organ development outside of their mother’s womb.”

Source: http://www.futurity.org/artificial-placenta-premature-babies-1151362/

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