The genetic editing of plants to contain edible vaccines is well underway. Work is being done with bananas, potatoes, tomatoes, lettuce, rice, wheat, soybeans, and corn. Companies like Medicago are using gene editing to turn plants into mini-bioreactors.
A Closer Look at the Impossible and Beyond Burgers HOW DID WE GET HERE? Initially the price of new technology is very expensive but in time the price always comes down (as noted by QZ.com, the price of cell-cultured meat has come down from a would-be $1.2 million per pound in 2013 to $100 per… continue reading »