A photo made available by Children's Hospital of Philadelphia shows a lamb at 107 days of gestation inside an artifical womb. The photo shows the lamb on its fourth day inside the apparatus. The photo in the story below shows the same lamb on its 28th day in the device. Photo: EPA

Artificial womb offers hope for premature babies, allowing tiny lambs to grow by treating them like foetuses

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A photo made available by Children's Hospital of Philadelphia shows a lamb at 107 days of gestation inside an artifical womb. The photo shows the lamb on its fourth day inside the apparatus. The photo in the story below shows the same lamb on its 28th day in the device. Photo: EPA
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