2014 saw the birth of the first child by a woman with a transplanted womb (uterus). Mats Brännström performed the transplant. He is now developing the technique. as a Wallenberg Clinical Scholar. Of all women in childbearing age, approximately 1 in 500 are unable to conceive due to problems in the uterus.
Meet Lolita and Maria, two, women who had children after a uterine transplant by Mats Brännström. Mats talks also about the research behind it and how the transplant is performed.
Produced by Faktabruket 2022