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Wilk serves up hybrid yogurt made with cultivated milk fat

By Teodora Lyubomirova

The Israeli foodtech company says the concept product provides validation of its technology, which involves growing milk-producing cells in a lab. “This is a significant milestone, not just for Wilk, but for the global industry.”

The company has produced both hard and soft cheeses to demonstrate the functional properties of its cell-grown casein protein. Photo courtesy of Standing Ovation

Standing Ovation: “Consumers are craving non-animal cheese”

By Teodora Lyubomirova

The French biotech firm is a step closer to scaling-up production of cell-grown caseins as the company eyes entry into the US and Singapore. “We are one of the very few companies capable of bringing to the table a pot of casein and a plateau de fromage...

Matt Gibson with the New Culture team: 'This partnership gives our team the chance to accelerate our path to commercialization and expand what’s possible for our product portfolio...' Image credit: New Culture

ADM teams up with New Culture to scale up animal-free dairy platform

By Elaine Watson

New Culture, a startup producing casein proteins (minus the cows) via microbial fermentation to make mozzarella and other dairy products has announced a strategic partnership with global ingredients giant ADM to scale up its animal-free dairy operation.

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New palm-free fat supplement set to increase milk yields and quality

By Michelle Perrett

UFAC-UK, the UK nutrition and supplement company, is to debut its palm-free fat supplement called Enviro-lac this month, it says it has been proven to increase dairy cow milk yields, quality and offer a lower carbon footprint than palm-oil supplements....