AN Adelaide woman who died of cancer, is the inspiration for a radical surgery that is giving fresh hope to infertile women all around the world. Womb transplants, where live donors give their uterus to a recipient, are being successfully trialled in Sweden, including several cases where mothers have given their womb to their daughters….
In the spring of 2013, a team of researchers and doctors at the University of Gothenburg performed the last of nine planned uterus transplants. The six-month follow up shows that live-donor uterus transplantation has a low risk despite extended surgery duration. In the next phase of the world-unique research project researchers will help seven of…
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Surgical team Professor Mats Brännström, team leader Professor of obstetrics & gynecology at the University of Gothenburg and Senior specialist and Sahlgrenska University Hospital. Has the overriding responsibility for the project in uterus transplantation and is also a doctoral advisor for doctoral candidates who are participating in the research. Mats Brännstrom has been clinically active…