Biotech can provide solutions to the global food crisis

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Biotechnology is providing us with a ray of hope when it comes to the global food crisis. In fact, it can help to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions by up to 8%, and even provide us with plant-based proteins as an alternative to animal-based ones. This is great news for our planet, as the US and Singapore have already approved the use of cultivated meat from chickens’ living cells for human consumption. To make the most of biotechnology’s potential, we need to increase private and public investments in research and innovation, reduce the market approval process for new biological solutions, and incentivise the application of sustainable solutions across the food value chain. Read full article here

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