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While the concept is not new, the advancement in technology has definitely brought the idea closer to the realm of reality. Ectogenesis—a terminology introduced and put forward way back in 19th century by Haldane seems to be fetching some curiosity in the scientific community recently. Although far from reality, the science of “motherless births” is the constant talk of the town whilst also attracting controversies around it. Has technology reached a zenith to afford artificial womb being the reality and be the future of motherless births? Whether the time would see a fetus rising outside of the human body in an artificial womb? Of all the transhumanist technologies, it surely has the ingredients of curiosities, perplexities and controversies.
To detail the efforts that have been under trial, Dr. Yoshinori Kuwabara of Juntendo University has successfully gestated goat embryos in a machine that holds amniotic fluid in tanks.
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