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Intl. Team Studying Antibiotic Overuse in Pigs

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Researchers in Europe and the U.S. are investigating gut processes in pigs to reduce antibiotics commonly used against infections, a source of antibiotic resistance. . . . → Read More: Intl. Team Studying Antibiotic Overuse in Pigs

Ginkgo Acquires Bayer Agricultural Biologics Technology

Iowa cornfield

Synthetic biology developer Ginkgo Bioworks is acquiring agricultural biologics assets from Bayer, transforming the companies’ five-year partnership. . . . → Read More: Ginkgo Acquires Bayer Agricultural Biologics Technology

Biotech Converting CO2 to Food Components Raises $7M

CO2 molecule model

A start-up company creating a process to convert carbon dioxide into food protein elements with microorganisms is raising $7 million in seed funds. . . . → Read More: Biotech Converting CO2 to Food Components Raises $7M

New Industry, Academic Studies Arrive at Space Station

International Space Station

Several experiments from companies and academic labs arrived today at the International Space Station to test effects of microgravity and other conditions. . . . → Read More: New Industry, Academic Studies Arrive at Space Station

Infographic – Most of US Tries Plant Food Alternatives

Chart: Plant-based food consumption

A majority of respondents (58%) said they ate or drank at least one plant-based alternative to meat, fish, or dairy, while 42 percent said they did not. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Most of US Tries Plant Food Alternatives

Plant Science Products Company Raises $6.1M in Early Funds

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A maker of products derived from plants for vaccines and control of crop disease is raising $6.1 million in its first venture funding round. . . . → Read More: Plant Science Products Company Raises $6.1M in Early Funds

Engineered Chickpea with Increased Protein Unveiled

Chickpeas

An agricultural biotechnology company is introducing genetically altered chickpeas with much higher protein content than today’s varieties. . . . → Read More: Engineered Chickpea with Increased Protein Unveiled

Plant-Based Protein Biotech Raises $3M in Seed Funds

Vertical farm in Finland

A biotechnology start-up producing proteins with more sustainable and less costly plant-based processes is raising $3 million in its seed funding round. . . . → Read More: Plant-Based Protein Biotech Raises $3M in Seed Funds

Synthetic Bio Milk Company Gains $13M in Seed Funds

Milk splashing

A start-up enterprise creating milk and dairy products with proteins derived from engineered microorganisms is raising $13 million in seed funds. . . . → Read More: Synthetic Bio Milk Company Gains $13M in Seed Funds

RNA Manufacturer Goes Public in $282M Merger

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A company producing synthetic RNA for agricultural and biomedical applications is now a public company after a special-purpose acquisition. . . . → Read More: RNA Manufacturer Goes Public in $282M Merger