Navigation Links
Womb transplantation- to be successful in 2 years’ tim

The British doctors are hopeful that the world's first successful womb transplant operation will be carried out by them within 2 years.//

Women unable to have children because they are born without a uterus or have had to have an emergency hysterectomy will be benefited from this operation.

A new method to provide a transplanted womb with a reliable blood supply has been developed by a team of researchers at London, New York and Budapest.

In 2000, a 26-year-old Saudi woman underwent the world's first uterus transplant. But the operation failed when a clot developed in the blood vessel supplying the organ. This was the major problem, which has been overcome by the new procedure. It has been successful in animals and can be performed successfully in humans also.

Richard Smith, a consultant gynaecologist at Hammersmith Hospital in west London, said: "By getting to a place where we seem to have a reliable method of giving the uterus a blood supply, that takes us a whole heap closer to being able to provide this for humans."

Mr Smith and his team have been working on the project for eight years. They hope that transplantation of a womb from a dead donor to a woman unable to conceive will be possible soon.

He said: "We are relatively close. I think that two years probably is realistic. Two other groups of researchers - in Saudi Arabia and Sweden - are also working on human womb transplants. Already 30 women, most of them British, have expressed an interest in undergoing the procedure”, Mr Smith said.
GYT
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Endangered species may be successfully cloned in another animals womb
2. Indian Prime Minister has successful Knee Replacement Surgery
3. Hope for Marburg treatment: vaccine successful in primates
4. Down syndrome simulated in animal model after successful chromosome transplantation
5. AIDS bias successfully overcome by Indian Muslims in South Africa
6. Hunt for Common Genes linked to Cancer Expected to be Unsuccessful
7. China’s AIDS vaccine-successfully finishes first phas
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/5/2016)... SARASOTA, Fla., (PRWEB) , ... February 05, 2016 , ... ... appetizing recipes just in time for this weekend’s Big Game. Take the stress out ... ingredients that will keep your guests happy at every stage of the game. , ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... Georgia (PRWEB) , ... February 05, 2016 , ... Dr. ... to announce their 2nd Annual No Cost Dental Day to individuals in need. The ... The purpose of this No Cost Dental Day is to provide dental care to ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... CA (PRWEB) , ... February 05, 2016 , ... ... Move from on one drop zone to the next using Colorize's dynamic moving camera. ... any project. This package includes a 3D slideshow environment with 1 to 5 focus ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... ... kitchens, recently announced the debut of their latest mobile kitchen model, featuring customizable ... organizations with modern, high-volume commercial kitchens for use anywhere in the U.S. Many ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... 05, 2016 , ... KICVentures ( http://www.kicventures.com ) announced today ... New York City on Thursday, January 21, 2016. Kingsley R. Chin, the ... of the varsity Columbia soccer program) spoke at the event, offering professional insight ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/5/2016)... DUBLIN , Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... the addition of the "Global Obstetrics ... company profile to their offering. ... addition of the "Global Obstetrics Partnering ... company profile to their offering. --> ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... Feb. 4, 2016  Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: ... structural heart disease and critical care monitoring, announced today ... (ASR) agreement with Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC to ... is part of the Company,s previously authorized program to ... stock.  --> --> ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... Feb. 4, 2016 Worldwide Radiology Oncology ... growth as next generation systems provide a way ... for cancer surgery. New systems pinpoint the delivery ... has been such a problem previously, limiting the ... robots take cancer surgery far beyond what has ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: