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New method for making human-based gelatin for gelatin-type desserts, marshmallows, candy and innumerable other products

Public release date: 13-Jul-2011 (HRR-Requested Repost)

Scientists are reporting development of a new approach for producing large quantities of human-derived gelatin that could become a substitute for some of the 300,000 tons of animal-based gelatin produced annually for gelatin-type desserts, marshmallows, candy and innumerable other products. 170 more words

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New method for making human-based gelatin for gelatin-type desserts, marshmallows, candy and innumerable other products

Public release date: 13-Jul-2011

Scientists are reporting development of a new approach for producing large quantities of human-derived gelatin that could become a substitute for some of the 300,000 tons of animal-based gelatin produced annually for gelatin-type desserts, marshmallows, candy and innumerable other products. 217 more words

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When Beef Should Have a Warning Label: A Film Review of Frankensteer

                Today’s blog comes from my current English 3030 assignment “Book/Film Review”.  The review must be agriculture related, of course, so I have chosen the 2005 Canadian documentary Frankensteer, a film which interviews Scientists and Feed-Lot Managers alike about Canada’s industrialized beef business and it’s repercussions to bovine and human safety. 1,027 more words

Prion disease can spread through air

13 January 2011 by Debora MacKenzie

-  entered the brain directly through nasal nerves

You catch flu by inhaling germs – now it seems you can catch prion diseases that way too. 231 more words

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