Sergey Brin, one of the founders of the Google service, invested in the project on production of beef, made from stem cells of a cow. The amount of investments is $325K.
Scientists from the Maastricht University (Netherlands) work at this project. In Luly, 5 in London they have presented for degustation first hamburgers made of synthesized in the laboratory beef.
There are several aims of this investigation: to prove sustainability of the meat products artificial production concept, and prevent killing animals for getting food, and also to reduce the price of meat.
During its work scientists made sure that the process of protein fibers getting in laboratory requires lesser expenses and produces smaller amount of harmful environmental impact than agricultural industries.
Sergey Brin believes that the success of this project can change the world.