The birth of the Frankenstein burger
By Sue Hunter on Monday, February 20, 2012
Dr. Mark Post, a research scientist from Maastricht Unversity, Netherlands is hoping that Heston Blumenthal will rise to the challenge and create the world’s first test tube burger for a shocking price of £207,000.
A Dutch scientist has created meat from bovine stem cells. and challenged Heston Blumental to create the first test tube burger. This should be on sale by October at £207K each.
The meat would be grown from bovine stem cells. The burger would be created from 3,000 strips of synthetic meat protein grown in fermentation vats and served in test tubes.
Source: The Independent