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Iron-carrying protein myoglobin improves growth, texture, color of lab-grown meat

Tufts University | 
A team of Tufts University-led researchers exploring the development of cultured meat found that the addition of the iron-carrying protein ...
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GMO lab-grown insect meat key to sustainable food production, researchers argue

Tufts University | 
Livestock farming is destroying our planet. It is a major cause of land and water degradation, biodiversity loss, acid rain, ...
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Organic pet food is ‘considerably more expensive’ than traditional alternatives but nutrient benefits insignificant

Cailin Heinze | Tufts University | 
Perceived as being healthier alternatives to conventionally farmed foods, organics are often significantly more expensive – according to Consumer Reports, ...
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