Artificial womb grows sheep . . . humans next?

In Culture by Joshua Tijerina1 Comment

Source: The Verge

OK, I know this one is weird, but it is also true. An experiment published in Nature Communications stated that a “biobag” had been created that is an artificial womb. While the biobag is just for sheep at the moment, the author states that “one day, this device could help to bring premature human babies to term outside the uterus.” While it is really cool to be able to help premature children better mature, the technology could also lead to unnatural use cases. This will be something to keep an eye on . . . .

Read more: An artificial womb successfully grew baby sheep — and humans could be next | The Verge

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  1. Makes sense for Hollywood stars who are penalized for body changes.

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