Pharma to Food: Exploring Lab-Grown Meat

In this episode of the Round Barn podcast, hosts Dr. Jim Lowe and Kaylee Hillinger delve into the intriguing world of lab-grown proteins, challenging the popular notions of “fake meat.” They share their candid thoughts on the environmental and dietary implications of these alternative meat products. From flexitarian choices to the evolving science behind cultured meat, Kaylee and Jim explore it all. Plus, they uncover a surprising potential benefit related to pharmaceuticals that might emerge from this unconventional technology. Join them for a thought-provoking conversation that navigates the complex intersection of food, science, and choice. Tune in and discover the fascinating possibilities and challenges surrounding lab-grown proteins.


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